Nurses are often the first people patients interact with when they enter care. They aim to calm our nerves, soothe our wounds, and provide crucial care. Over the years, their responsibilities have changed, but not as dramatically as their uniforms. We've compiled a look back at nursing uniforms now and then from several area hospitals.
Much has changed in the nursing profession during the decade that the Boston Globe has been publishing the Salute to Nurses. Heres a sample of whats different.
Hundreds of people told us about their experiences with a great nurse.
Here is the staggering list of incredible nurses who have been honored on the job.