Honor a Caregiver
The face of health care changes dramatically every day, and our caregivers must not only adapt to these changes, but continue going above and beyond for our patients and their families. At SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, we provide family-centered care in a welcoming, healing environment. More importantly, we believe in compassion and respect as the basis of caring for our patients and our community.
Your generous support helps make it possible for SSM Health Cardinal Glennon to continue our mission of exceptional health care that reveals the healing presence of God to the families in our care. Give today to show your appreciation of our talented and dedicated caregivers who are devoted to making sick children well.
Doctor's Day - March 30
National Doctors' Day is a day celebrated to recognize the contributions of physicians to individual lives and communities. The date may vary from nation to nation depending on the event of commemoration used to mark the day. In some nations the day is marked as a holiday.
Occupational Therapy Month - April
Occupational therapists are part of a vitally important profession that helps people across the lifespan participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. Their holistic and customized approach to evaluations, interventions, and outcomes help a child with disabilities participate in school and in social situations, assist a person recovering from injuries to regain skills, aid an older adult to stay as independent as possible, and offer the specialized support and services to people of all ages and in all circumstances that only occupational therapy can provide.
National Nurses Week - May 6 -12
National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6th and ends on May 12th, Florence Nightingale's birthday. Nurses have always been at the frontlines of health care, and now more than ever in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic - we need to recognize our amazing nurses who have worked tirelessly to keep us safe.