Please meet the Rochester Homeopath Nurses of 1909. The Rochester Homeopathic Hospital School of Nursing opened December 1 of 1889.
Under Eva Allerton, the hospital’s superintendent, the school became a leader in the professionalization of nursing. Miss Ida Jane Anderson became the first Registered Nurse in New York State. The school closed in 1978 after graduating 2,063 Registered Nurses.