Ellen Dougherty, of New Zealand, was the first Registered Nurse in the world. New Zealand was the first country to initiate the Nurse Registration Act that allowed for legal registration of nurses prior to completion of training.
Elizabeth Grace Neill, Started the System of Nursing Registration – (1846 to 1926) – received her nursing education at the St. John’s House Sisterhood in London. She spent her early nursing career as lady superintendent at the Pendlebury Hospital for Children in Manchester, where Ms. Campbell met her husband Channing Neil. She left England for Australia in 1886, and then, treaded a life of a journalist and various government commissions for almost 10 years in New Zeland
“I love to compare myself with the Games athletes, but more importantly than that, I like to compete against my coworkers and those that I workout with on a daily basis.” —Natalie Borek, ER nurse Registration for the 2017 Open begins Jan. 12. at games.crossfit.com. | #InTheOpen