National Health Care Observances

2017


Safe Toys and Celebrations Month
December 1-31, 2017

Safe Toys and Gifts Month
December 1-31, 2017

National Handwashing Awareness Week
December 3-9, 2017

National Older Driver Safety Awareness Week
December 3-9, 2017

World Aids Day
December 1, 2017

New Year's Eve Quit Smoking Resolutions
December 31, 2017


2018


National Blood Donor Month
January 1-31, 2018

National Birth Defects Prevention Awareness Month
January 1-31, 2018

Cervical Cancer Screening Month
January 1-31, 2018

Cervical Health Awareness Month
January 1-31, 2018

National Glaucoma Awareness Month
January 1-31, 2018

Clap4Health
January 1-31, 2018

Radon Awareness Month
January 1-31, 2018

Healthy Weight Week 
January 15-19, 2018

National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week 
January 22-28, 2018

IV Nurse Day
January 25, 2018


Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month
February 1-28, 2018

Children's Dental Health Month
February 1-28, 2018

National Condom Month
February 1-28, 2018

American Heart Month
February 1-28, 2018

Kids ENT Health Month
February 1-28, 2018

National Recreational Therapy Month
February 1-28, 2018

Wise Health Care Consumer Month
February 1-28, 2018

Burn Awareness Week
February 4-10, 2018

Perianesthesia Nurse Awareness Week
February 5-11, 2018

Cardiac Rehabilitation Week
February 11-17, 2018

Cardiovascular Professionals Week
February 11-17, 2018

Health Care HR Week
February 11-17, 2018

Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Staff Education Week
February 14-21, 2018

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week
February 26-March 24, 2018

National Wear Red Day
February 2, 2018

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
February 7, 2018

World Day of the Sick
February 11, 2018

National Donor Day
February 14, 2018


National Athletic Training Month
March 1-31, 2018

Brain Injury Awareness Month
March 1-31, 2018

Child Life Month
March 1-31, 2018

National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
March 1-31, 2018

National MS Education and Awareness Month
March 1-31, 2018

National Kidney Month 
March 1-31, 2018

National Nutrition Month
March 1-31, 2018

National Professional Social Work Month
March 1-31, 2017

Save Your Vision Month 
March 1-31, 2018

Workplace Eye Wellness Month
March 1-31, 2018

Bone Marrow Failure Awareness Week
March 1-7, 2018

Dental Assistants Recognition Week
March 4-10, 2018

Health Care Human Resources Week
March 12-18, 2017

Patient Safety Awareness Week
March 11-17, 2018

National Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week
March 11-17, 2018

Brain Awareness Week
March 12-18, 2018

National Poison Prevention Week
March 18-24, 2018

LGBT Health Awareness Week
March 26-30, 2018

Baby Sleep Day
March 1, 2018

Birth Defects Day
March 3, 2018

World Kidney Day
March 8, 2018

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day
March 14, 2018

Tuberculosis Day
March 24, 2018

American Diabetes Association Alert Day 
March 27, 2018

National Doctors' Day
March 30, 2018