Mayor James Young signs a proclamation on Monday declaring May 6-12 as National Nurses Week. Having worked in the Emergency Medical Services for many years, Mayor Young commented that he was well aware of the pressures of nursing and pledged his support for the nurses in our city and nurses everywhere.

Mayor Young is flanked by registered nurses Caryn May McCrory, Clinical Director for Mississippi Home Care-Philadelphia and Darlene Thomas, Executive Director for Halcyon Hospice-Philadelphia.