Throwback Thursday: Celebrating Nurses

We’re in the midst of National Nurses Week, a time to celebrate the contributions that nurses make to healthcare.

Courtesy of the Baylor College of Medicine Archives

Courtesy of the Baylor College of Medicine Archives

In this photo from the 1954 Baylor University Round Up yearbook, courtesy of the Baylor College of Medicine Archives, a nurse joins a doctor in examining a chest x-ray.

A nurse wears many hats while providing care to their patients, though the old-school uniform hat has gone out of style. For the excellent healthcare they provide patients, we salute all nurses –  past, present and future.

-By Andy Phifer

 

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