UNT Health’s Nursing Team Celebration on May 7 highlights National Nurses Week

Each day, they provide unwavering care and dedication to patients. On Friday, May 7, the attention will be turned on them at the 2010 Nursing Team Celebration, sponsored by UNT Health.

The salute, featuring lunch and prizes, is part of National Nurses Week, May 6 through May 12. This year’s theme is "Caring Today for a Healthier Tomorrow."

The celebration will be at UNTHSC’s Alumni Plaza from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  All registered and licensed vocational nurses, medical assistants and medical technicians are invited.

"We like to take this opportunity to celebrate our achievements, dedication and pride in what we do," said Janet Jowitt, RN, DHA, director of Nursing Services, UNT Health. "We appreciate every member of our nursing staff and want to recognize the great job they do each day."

National Nurses Week is supported by the American Nurses Association (ANA) and includes National Nurses Day on May 6.

For more information, contact Nicole Vienneau.

Recent News

Screenshot 2024 06 20 At 3.45.01 pm
  • Our People
|Jun 20, 2024

From sacrifice to success: a journey through physical therapy school

Ancelmo Mojarro came to Fort Worth to study. The Tyler native knew he wanted to be a physical therapist early on his undergraduate days. He embarked on his path to physical therapy a decade ago, inspired by a friend's suggestion amidst his quest to find his calling in the medical field. “I starte...
Garciarosanski
  • Our People
|Jun 20, 2024

HSC pro bono physical therapy program offers hope

For 70-year-old Beverly Rozanski, the journey to improved health has been long and challenging. Raised in Michigan, Rozanski spent her childhood and early adult years struggling with physical challenges that made even the simplest tasks seem insurmountable. However, her discovery of a pro bono p...
Mills John
  • Our People
|Jun 20, 2024

Team of experts from HSC and TCOM develop a national position statement for NCCHC on care for aging patients in correctional facilities

Addressing an overlooked and sometimes neglected patient population, a group of experts from The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth partnered with the National Commission on Correctional Health Care to write a “Care for Aging Patients in the Correctional Setting” posit...
Jennifer Fix 2 Purple
  • Education
|Jun 18, 2024

Pharmacy technician shortage driving force behind new, online prep course

A self-paced, online Pharmacy Technician Preparation Course is now being offered through The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth as a way to help combat the shortage of pharmacy technicians at hospitals, health systems and retail pharmacies. Recognized by the Pharmacy Tech...