Want to know more about National Hospital Week, Pain Awareness Month, Medical Laboratory Professionals Week, National Trauma Survivors Day, or National Humor Month? The Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development’s annual calendar identifies over 200 health observance and recognition dates.
Brief descriptions and sponsor contact information are provided for each item on the calendar. It’s useful for health promotion and marketing tie-ins as well as for recognition of different staff and work units.
Source: 2016 Calendar of health observances and recognition days. Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development, Oct. 2015. Society members can download the calendar for free at http://www.shsmd.org/resources/member/calendar/calendar16.pdf. Others can download the calendar after free registration at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Health-Days-2016.
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