Nursing school

Nursing school in Matanzas started in the neocolonial stage, with the goal of educating young people for exercising this function, because there was a lack of specialist health field that had been inherited from the colonial era. 

Escuela-de-enfermeraMatanzas  Nursing School


Its foundation dates from 1900, when Miss Hibbard, an American nurse decided to launch this important school for your time. figures given by Miguel de Carrión in the journal "La Lucha" indicate that in 1920 the school had about 8 nurses and 15 graduate students. At this stage the race consisted of three courses and lectures were given by doctors at the Hospital Civil de Matanzas.


cuerpo-de-enfermeras-de-Matamzas Matanzas Nurses Team