Year of the Nurse and Midwife

The Global Power of Nurses

Celebrating our impact in caring

As we celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, the goals of the year include celebrating our contributions to improve global health; acknowledging, appreciating and addressing the challenging conditions we face; and advocating for increased investments in our workforce. Wolters Kluwer is proud to join the global effort to spotlight the role that nurses and midwives play in improving health.

Frontline Nurses

Nursing isn't a profession you fall into. It’s a profession that chooses you! Be proud of the work you do.

See Others Share Their Stories of Strength.


Student are tomorrow’s nurses and your transition to real-world practice continues.

Explore Lifelong Learning Opportunities.


Help prepare the next generation of nurses with evidence-based solutions to support your teaching.

Learn How to Help Your Students Master Their Coursework.

Nurse Leaders

All nurses are called to be leaders. Now, more than ever, expertise and leadership matter. So do evidence-based resources that improve patient care.

Learn More About the State of the World’s Nursing and State of the World’s Midwifery Reports Today.

Advanced Practice Nurses

As we increase in numbers, the impact on patient care and outcomes become evident in our own practices and all over the world.

See How Others Like You Are Making an Impact.

Nursing Survey Series

Next-Generation Nurses: Empowered + Engaged provides new insights on the attitudes and priorities of nurses practicing 10 years or less.

Learn More About the Findings

"I am, of certain, convinced that the greatest heroes are those who do their duty in the daily grind of domestic affairs whilst the world whirls as a maddening dreidel."
- Florence Nightingale

These words from Florence Nightingale are more relevant than ever. The courage, compassion, and determination demonstrated by you and your colleagues in this unprecedented time is appreciated by society beyond measure.

Discover More and Share Your Nursing Story

Voices in Value-based Care

Dr. Anne Dabrow Woods, Chief Nurse of Wolters Kluwer’s Health, Learning, Research and Practice, and Stuart Fisk, CRNP, Director, Center for Inclusion Health at Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh, discuss the importance of access to data on social determinants of health, management of complex patient populations, and challenges and solutions to improve outcomes for high-risk groups.

WHO: State of the World's Nursing 2020

“One thing that has become inherently clear during the COVID-19 pandemic is the value of nurses in health care. Our contributions as care providers, patient advocates, researchers, and educators have never been more important than they are right now. The WHO’s State of the World’s Nursing 2020 provides a framework to build our profession to be strong, adaptable and innovative to meet the changing health needs of people and optimize their health.”

- Anne Dabrow Woods, DNP, RN, CRNP, ANP-BC, AGACNP-BC, FAAN
Chief Nurse; Health Learning, Research & Practice, Wolters Kluwer

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  • Wolters Kluwer is proud to join the global effort to spotlight the role that nurses and midwives play in improving health.