The Nightingale Pledge: 100 Years Later

    loading  Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid


Written in 1893, the Nightingale Pledge reflected the opinion of a small group of nurses, physicians and lay women about the required characteristics of American nursing. This Pledge serves as a professional mission statement, one that truly reflects the deep-seated vision and values of nursing. A modern analysis of this classic work creates a frame of reference to measure nursing practice.

Related Topics

    loading  Loading Related Articles