A healthy nurse as “someone who actively focuses in creating and maintaining a balance and synergy of physical, intellectual, emotional, social, spiritual, personal and professional wellbeing” (ANA, 2017). ANA was declaring 2017 to be Year of the Healthy Nurse.
Nurses have been becoming as frontliners of the healthcare services especially in primary care. Nurses are ideally positioned to be the best role model, educators, and advocates of health, safety and wellness. They must life healthy to fulfill their capacity for their familily, their communities and work enviroment.