Sunday, May 15, 2011

Red Cross logo & Nightingale legend in China

The Red Cross Society is still known in China as Hong Shi Zhi Hui and there is no change of its founding symbol. Nurses in China who excel in their' professional services are presented awards named in honour of the legendary' English woman Florence Nightingale who set' up the modern system of nursing' for the world. The most respected as well as revered Western medical personnel' is surely Dr. Norman Bethune.