2020 Nurses Week Celebration
Professional Excellence Nursing Awards
Professional Nursing Development Program Recognitions
Certified Nurse Recognition
DAISY Award Recognition
Nurse Residency Cohort Recognition
May 6, 2020 • 5 pm • Boone Hospital Conference Center
Nominations are now open!
Nominations for 2020 Professional Excellence in Nursing Awards are being accepted now through the end of day on Sunday, March 1. This year, we have three new categories, including two team categories!
Individual Awards: Nominate a nurse for each category by following the links below:
NEW: Innovation in Nursing
The Innovation in Nursing award provides recognition for an individual registered nurse who has led an innovative project, process or program that improved a patient’s care or process, implemented a project, or contributed to excellent patient outcomes. One nurse is chosen annually for this award.
Excellence in Nursing Education
The Excellence in Nursing Education Award recognizes a registered nurse from Boone Hospital Center who excels in creating a learning environment with teaching, mentoring or precepting skills within a clinical or classroom environment. Two recipients are chosen annually for this award.
Excellence in Professional Nursing
Our most prestigious nursing award, the Excellence in Professional Nursing Award recognizes a registered nurse from Boone Hospital Center who excels in the art and practice of nursing. Three recipients are chosen annually for this award.
The Nursing Spirit Award recognizes a registered nurse from Boone Hospital Center who consistently demonstrates outstanding spirit and a positive attitude towards the practice of nursing and provides excellent patient care. Two recipients are chosen annually for this award.
Transformational Leadership in Nursing
The Transformational Leader in Nursing Award recognizes a director, manager or supervisor from our organization who leads by example and is a champion for change and innovation at Boone Hospital Center. One recipient is chosen annually for this award
Year One Wonder
The Year One Wonder Award recognizes a registered nurse at Boone Hospital Center who has graduated from nursing school in or after December 2016, and has been at BHC for more than 90 days. This nurse shows promise as an exceptional member of our nursing staff. Two recipients are chosen annually for this award
The Beyond Boone Award recognizes a registered nurse at Boone Hospital Center who is actively involved outside the hospital in unpaid community service activity. Volunteering reflects and supports our mission to improve the health of the people and communities we serve. One recipient is chosen annually for this award.
Partner in Caring
At Boone Hospital Center, quality patient care is made possible with the support of many different health care professionals working together. The Partner in Caring Award recognizes care team members other than registered nurses whose contributions make Boone an excellent place to work and to receive health care. Three recipients are chosen annually for this award.
Team Awards: Nominate a nurse-led team for each category by following the links below:
Innovative Nursing Team
This award is for a nurse-led team that has led or implemented a new project, process or program that improved a patient’s care or a process, contributed to excellent patient outcomes or improved quality outcomes. One team is chosen annually for this award.
DAISY Team Award
The DAISY (Diseases Attacking the Immune SYstem) Award is an international recognition program that honors and celebrates the skillful, compassionate care nurses provide every day. The DAISY team award honors the collaboration by a nurse-led team of two or more people that identifies and meets a patient’s or patient family’s needs by going above and beyond the traditional role of nursing.