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Your Black History: Read About America’s First Black Woman To Become a Nurse

imagesBy Victor Trammell

The medical field provides a professional career environment that requires skilled and caring people.

Health care is an essential function of American society. Health care reform has taken action recently in the U.S. Supreme Court. The work of our nation’s physicians, nurses, and other health care workers is vital to ensure access to medical services for all Americans.

In today’s edition of Your Black History, our publication will chronicle the first black woman in America to be become a professional nurse. Her groundbreaking achievement during the late 19th century was certainly commendable.

Read Original Article At Black Blue Dog