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Blessing of Hands

The Week of the Nurse: Blessing of Hands


hand blessing  

This ritual is offered annually to the UVa Health System nurses during the Week of the Nurse, May 6-12. Health System Chaplains coordinate blessing services on their units and work areas.

In this photo, Chaplain Mildred Best (right) blesses hands for the UVa McLeod Hall School of Nursing.