Who are considered as the first nursing leaders in the Philippines?
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- Cesaria Tan. First Filipino Nurse who had Masters degree in Nursing in the US.
- Socoro Sirilan. Rwformed social service for Indigenous patient in San Lazaro Hospital.
- Magdalena Valenzuela. First Filipino Industrial Nurse.
- Annie Sand. …
- Cornel Elvegia Mendoza. …
- Loreto Tupaz. …
- Socorro Diaz. …
- Conchita Ruiz.
Who introduced nursing in the Philippines?
One of these women was Melchora Aquino, also known as the “mother of the Philippine Revolution”. In her old age of about 80, Aquino was a supporter of the revolution by providing food and shelter to the revolutionists. She provided care for those who became sick or wounded.
Who is the first midwife in Nigeria?
FRCN (1915 – 18 June 1992), a Nigerian-born nurse, was the first black nurse to work in Britain’s National Health Service.
Kofoworola Abeni Pratt.
|Chief Kofoworola Abeni Pratt Hon. FRCN|
|Known for||First black nurse to work for the NHS|