Celebrate the Year of the Nurse this NAC Day!

NAC Day - May 12, 2020

It’s appropriate that the year of Florence Nightingale’s 200th birthday and the World Health Organization’s (WHO) designation of 2020 as “The Year of the Nurse” that nurses across the country are at the forefront of serving and protecting the nation during a worldwide pandemic. Nurses everywhere, including NACs and other LTC professionals, are demonstrating a dedication and selflessness that fills us with gratitude and humility. Thank you. Again and again, thank you!

In celebration of NAC Day, and honoring those serving our most vulnerable populations, we are offering several ways for you to recognize your colleagues, NACs, and other long-term care professionals.

Let the LTC nurses in your life know how much you appreciate them with an e-cared from AANAC. By filling out the form below, we will send an e-card on your behalf wishing the recipient of your choice a Happy NAC Day (May 12) or Happy Nurse Leader Day (May 6 )! Thank you for helping us honor and celebrate long-term care nurses!


Ideas to help you celebrate NAC Day:

  • Download a free NAC Day screensaver: Florence Nightingale Quote, Nurses Make a Difference, or Heart. When the image opens, right click and 'save as' to your desktop. You can then select the image as your desktop background.

  • Take charge of your well-being and wellness! Find resources for you, and take the Wellness Wednesday Challenge.

Check back frequently, as we’ll be sharing additional ways to celebrate NAC Day, May 12, 2020, and Nurse Leader Day, May 6, 2020.

Let us know who you want to celebrate, and we will send an e-card on your behalf.