Vascular Nurses Week Proclamations

Vascular Nurses Week was September 6-12, 2020.

Thank you to all of our vascular nurses who submitted videos during the Vascular Nurses Week Social Media Challenge! Take a look at the submitted videos below.

Thank you to our nurses!

A Tribute to Vascular Nurses Around the World

Northwestern Medicine

Northwestern Medicine-ER

Washington Hospital Center

Walk it Out!

MWHC Compression Sock Challenge

MWHC Artery and Venous

Here are some ways to show your support for Vascular Nurses

  • Obtain a proclamation from the mayor of your town proclaiming National Vascular Nurses Week.
  • Develop a calendar of events
  • Plan to honor your colleagues with a recognition award (certificate or plaque)
  • Solicit nominations for a special recognition and present the nominee with a plaque during a reception or dinner
  • Plan a special celebration lunch to network with your colleagues
  • Design a special poster that highlights the role of the vascular nurse and display at local hospitals or libraries
  • Invite local government officials to planned events
  • Write articles or letters to the editor about current nursing or healthcare topics affecting patients with vascular diseases
  • Ask local radio stations to make announcements during National Vascular Nurses Week
  • Use TV, radio, and newspaper community bulletin boards to announce your activities
  • Host a fundraiser (e.g., walk-a-thon) and donate the money to the Judith Troyer Caudle Memorial fund
  • Order and distribute the SVN patient education booklets and tear off sheets

Nursing Resources

Nursing Resources

Nursing Resources

Press Releases

Press Releases