NEWS | June 18, 2020

Year of the Nurse blog, Heather Donaldson: ‘Now my life is very much a life of service’

Heather Donaldson

A multi-generational legacy, Heather explains that she tried not to listen to her call to be nurse, but when she answered, it was the best gift she could have received. She also talks about how much her career has given her – even as she continues to give through her life of service.

Hear Heather’s story, in her own words.

In celebration of Florence Nightingale's 200th birthday, 2020 is the Year of the Nurse. Beginning on National Nurses Week (May 6-12) and continuing throughout the year, a special blog will feature the stories, memories and motivations of UC Davis Health nurses.

Hear their words, and get to know why and how they invest such heart, passion, expertise and commitment in their life-changing work.