When is International Nurses Day 2024?

International Nurses Day 2024 is on Sunday 12th May, 2024 (12/05/2024) in 30 days

What is International Nurses Day?

International Nurses Day

International Nurses Day is celebrated annually on May 12th to honor the invaluable contributions of nurses to healthcare. Nurses play a critical role in providing patient care, educating the public about health and wellness, and advocating for policies that support the well-being of their patients. This global campaign aims to recognize the hard work and dedication of nurses worldwide and to raise awareness about the importance of nursing in healthcare.

The theme for International Nurses Day changes every year, but the objective remains the same: to celebrate the vital role that nurses play in healthcare and to raise awareness about the challenges they face. Nurses work in a wide range of settings, including hospitals, clinics, schools, and community centers. They are responsible for delivering care to patients, providing education and support to their families, and working with other healthcare professionals to ensure the best possible outcomes for their patients.

The impact of International Nurses Day is significant, as it provides an opportunity to show appreciation for the hard work and dedication of nurses worldwide. Nurses are often the unsung heroes of healthcare, working tirelessly to ensure that patients receive the best possible care. By celebrating International Nurses Day, we can show our support for these healthcare professionals and raise awareness about the critical role they play in our healthcare system. Let's use this occasion to recognize and celebrate the contributions of nurses worldwide and to advocate for policies that support their work.

Dates for International Nurses Day from 2015 to 2030

The next occurrence of International Nurses Day is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
International Nurses Day 2030SundayMay 12th in 2221 days
International Nurses Day 2029SaturdayMay 12th in 1856 days
International Nurses Day 2028FridayMay 12th in 1491 days
International Nurses Day 2027WednesdayMay 12th in 1125 days
International Nurses Day 2026TuesdayMay 12th in 760 days
International Nurses Day 2025MondayMay 12th in 395 days
International Nurses Day 2024SundayMay 12th in 30 days
International Nurses Day 2023FridayMay 12th 335 days ago
International Nurses Day 2022ThursdayMay 12th 700 days ago
International Nurses Day 2021WednesdayMay 12th 1065 days ago
International Nurses Day 2020TuesdayMay 12th 1430 days ago
International Nurses Day 2019SundayMay 12th 1796 days ago
International Nurses Day 2018SaturdayMay 12th 2161 days ago
International Nurses Day 2017FridayMay 12th 2526 days ago
International Nurses Day 2016ThursdayMay 12th 2891 days ago
International Nurses Day 2015TuesdayMay 12th 3257 days ago
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Start DateMay 12, 2024
When? Starts in 30 days
Duration1 Day
Type Other Days

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