Happy New Year everyone! Here’s the list of nursing recognition days and months for the beginning of 2013*. I found some new additions for this year’s list – Critical Care Transport Nurses Day and National Nursing Home Week. Please let me know if you know of others.

Be sure to celebrate your hard work and the hard work of your colleagues – Enjoy!

*I will add/update links as they become available.

National Nurse Anesthetists Week
January 20-26, 2013

National IV Nurse Day
January 25, 2013

PeriAnesthesia Nurse Awareness Week
February 4-10, 2013

Critical Care Transport Nurses Day
February 18, 2013

GI Nurses and Associates Day
March 27, 2013

Certified Nurses Day
March 19, 2013

National Radiology Nurses Day
April 12, 2013

National Critical Care Awareness and Recognition Month
May 2013

Oncology Nursing Month
May 2013

National Nurses Week
May 6-12, 2013 (National Nurses Day is May 6)

National Student Nurses Day
May 8, 2013

National School Nurse Day
May 8, 2013

International Nurses Day
May 12, 2013

National Nursing Home Week
May 13-19, 2013

Neuroscience Nurses Week
May 19-25, 2013