BVRMC Nursing Honor Guard

Nursing Cape donated to BVRMC Nursing Honor Guard

  Helena Santillan Andrews, aunt of Mary Beth Andrews, donated her nursing cape to be used by the BVRMC Nursing Honor Guard. The Nursing Honor Guard has volunteers attend funerals of nurses wearing traditional white uniforms, nursing caps and blue capes. They offer to read the Nightingale Pledge, a statement of ethics and principles of the nursing profession. “We would […]

BVRMC Honor Guard receives nursing cape

Ruth Hoffman from St. Charles, Ill. recently sent her nursing cape to the BVRMC Nursing Honor Guard after a friend from the area told her about the new program offered. She was a nurse in Primghar, in a house, prior to the hospital being built. We asked Ruth to send us a photo of her wearing it. Thank you for […]