Bio Operated by nurses and leading nursing internationally, ICN works to ensure quality nursing care for all and sound health policies globally. Location Switzerland Tweets 3,3K Followers 18,1K Following 824 Account created 29-10-2013 10:04:56 ID 2162548866
iPhone : Thank you Kristalina IMF for this clear message to Governments and stating the simple truth that paying #nurses & health workers as much as they can will strengthen health systems. ICN agree and will do all we can to share & deliver this advice to country leaders. twitter.com/kgeorgieva/sta…
Twitter Web App : Our weekly #IND2020 story today is from Ireland, showing how #COVID19 has not prevented #oncology services from happening thanks to virtual consultations, which reassure patients and the #nurses caring for them. bit.ly/3bJM6eb #VoiceToLead
Twitter Web App : After over 13 hours of discussion, #WHA73 is adjourned. ICN thanks the at least 45 speakers who commended healthcare & frontline workers for their essential contribution during the #COVID19 pandemic.
Twitter Web App : Science. Solutions. Solidarity. As many Member States have expressed during the proceedings of #WHA73, ICN stands behind World Health Organization (WHO)'s critical role in the COVID-19 response
Twitter Web App : When pandemics strike, world leaders must act quickly. But often the last factor they consider is gender. #COVID19 demonstrates the importance of designing policies, programs, & investments that don’t overlook girls & women. Read our #WHA73 statement: bit.ly/WHA73-WD pic.twitter.com/EzTPS8mJJP
iPhone : Thank you @DrTedos for your supportive remarks #WHA73 for #nurses and #midwives but also the need for investment. World Health Organization (WHO) reported a shortage of 6 million nurses. It is simply not a choice, without investment in nursing there will be no heath service President ICN
iPhone : At #WHA73, @ICNnurses calls on governments to collect & share data on health worker #COVID19 infection rates & deaths. #NursingNow joins ICN in this call to action. All health workers need training, support & PPE to save lives & protect themselves➡️ bit.ly/3fZKaSf
Twitter Web App : ICNs #WHA73 #COVID19 statement calls for data, appropriate PPE, prevention of attacks against nurses, international solidarity, & investing in the nursing workforce. Read the full statement here: icn.ch/sites/default/…
Twitter Web App : Introductory #WHA73 speech of World Health Organization (WHO)Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus asking audience to join him in the appreciation of the true #healthheroes that #nurses and #midwives are, especially during the #pandemic in this Year of the Nurse and the Midwife. We thank you Dr Tedros for supporting nurses and ICN!
iPhone : Thank you Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus for recognizing the “incredible” work of #nurses & #midwives in your opening remarks to #WHA73 and saying that the State of the Worlds Nursing report is the “roadmap” to invest in Nursing as the world needs them “now more than ever” ICNElizabeth Iro