Florence Nightingale


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Florence Nightingale

  1. 2. <ul><li>FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE </li></ul><ul><li>Was a pioneer of modern nursing, a writer, and a noted statistician. </li></ul><ul><li>Florence Nightingale's most famous contribution came during the Crimean War. </li></ul><ul><li>Nightingale arrived early in November 1854 at Selimiye Barracks in Scutari in Istanbul. </li></ul><ul><li>During the Crimean campaign Florence Nightingale gained the nickname &quot;The Lady with the Lamp” She was a ‘ministering angel’ without any exaggeration in these hospitals. </li></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>Florence Nightingale was born on May 12 th . of 1820 in Florence, Italy, Her parents, were William Edward Nightingale and its French wife Smith. </li></ul><ul><li>William Nightingale named Shore but he changed it to Nightingale after inheriting of a rich relative, Peter Nightingale de Lea. </li></ul><ul><li>The older sister of Nightingale had been born a year before in Naples. The Nightingale called to their first-born the Greek name of the city, Parthenope. </li></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>In February of 1837, Florence believed to listen the call of God, although she did not know which was that call. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1840 Florence begged to her parents let to study mathematics, but her mother didn’t approve that idea. </li></ul><ul><li>While Nightingale was in a trip by Europe and Egypt in 1849, she had the opportunity to study the different hospitable systems. </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>At the beginning of 1850, Nightingale began its training like nurse in the Institute of San Vicente de Paul in Alexandria, Egypt, that was a hospital of the Catholic Church. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1851 she trained as a nurse during three months in the Institute for Diaconisas Protestant and after Germany changed itself to a hospital in St. Germain, near Paris, directed by the Brothers of the Charity. </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>To its return to London in 1853, Nightingale took the position without payment from Superintendent in the Establishment for ladies during diseases . </li></ul><ul><li>She is remembered by her work like nurse during the war of Crimea and by its contribution to the reform of the sanitary conditions in the military hospitals of field </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>Florence Nightingale's lasting contribution </li></ul><ul><li>has been her role in founding the modern </li></ul><ul><li>nursing profession. </li></ul><ul><li>She set an example of compassion, </li></ul><ul><li>commitment to patient care, and diligent </li></ul><ul><li>and thoughtful hospital administration. </li></ul><ul><li>While better known for her contributions in the nursing and mathematical fields, Nightingale is also an important link in the study of English feminism. </li></ul><ul><li>On August 13 th of 1910, at the age of 90, she died in her room while sleeping. </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>Florence Nightingale was a nurse so amable. </li></ul><ul><li>Her job consisted in help people in hospitals, we know that one time in the Crimean War she helped all soldiers with love. </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>We think that the reason of why the school chosen Florence Nightingale to represent White House is because she was a person that brought a lot of help to people when they need it. </li></ul><ul><li>Also because she is an important person in the history. </li></ul>