South Africa: Authorities Celebrates Nurses On Worldwide Nurses Day
Because the world celebrates Worldwide Nurses Day, the Authorities Communication and Info System want to recognise and acknowledge the onerous work and diligence of nurses and their continued help, particularly throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. In the present day, we rejoice the nursing career and promote the very important work of nurses in our communities, and globally.
In commemoration of at the present time, the GCIS Director Basic, Phumla Williams mentioned: “This is a crucial day to rejoice, particularly contemplating all of the challenges which have been introduced by the COVID-19 pandemic. We have now seen how caregivers have been on the forefront of combating the pandemic, we now have to understand their dedication and repair throughout one of many worst instances, not simply in our nation, however globally.”
This 12 months’s Worldwide Nurses’ Day is well known underneath the theme, ‘A Voice to Lead- Put money into Nursing and Respect Rights to Safe International Well being’. Authorities will proceed to supply a framework for a structured and uniform well being system for South Africa. The nation’s healthcare staff are very important in constructing the nation that we envisaged at the beginning of our democracy. By the heroic work of nurses, we’re in a position to advance our Constitutional obligations that entrenches the precise to well being as a elementary human proper.
“We admire the numerous position that nurses play in altering lives, and I’m calling on all South Africans to reject assaults and theft of healthcare staff in healthcare services. We attraction to all members of communities to work with police to make sure that healthcare staff are protected and that perpetrators are arrested. We can’t hurt and steal from the exact same individuals who transcend the decision of obligation to avoid wasting our lives and help us to enhance our well being,” mentioned Williams.
Authorities has seen, and continues to witness the heroic efforts of nurses within the battle in opposition to COVID-19 and in treating different illnesses. Authorities needs you a cheerful Worldwide Nurses Day!