florence 2017 3The winner of the second year of the contest for the best future nurse – Florence 2017 became Katarína Koristeková (age 22) from Faculty of health, Catholic University in Ružomberok. Hospitals network Svet zdravia and Pro Care together with their partners announced in September the competition for students of third year of full-time study programme Nursing in Slovakia.


„I like to be a nurse in the future. I like a contact with patient and immediate feedback“, said winner Katarína, student of our university.


The competition is named after Florence Nightingale (1820-1910), the founder of modern nursing. In 1860 she founded the first nursing school in the world.