Nominations Now Being Accepted for March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards
Columbus, Ohio, April 07, 2014
Nominate an outstanding nurse who has demonstrated excellence and leadership in the field of nursing for the Ohio Chapter March of Dimes 2014 Nurse of the Year Awards. The March of Dimes is now accepting nominations in 17 diverse categories of nursing ranging from Advanced Practice to Surgical Services. The awards will be presented at a gala event on Saturday, November 8th at the Hilton Columbus at Easton Town Center.
To be eligible for an award, nurses must be nominated by a colleague, peer or a patient whom they have served. Nominees may have achievements in research and education or are at the front lines of care from advanced practice to critical care and maternal/newborn care. To submit a nomination, visit http://bit.ly/nurseoftheyearoh by July 8, 2014. Award recipients will be determined by a distinguished selection committee comprised of health care professionals.
“Nurses play a vital role in our society and are the unsung heroes of the health care provider community. We are proud to honor the work they do,” said Tracy L. Davidson, President, UnitedHealthcare Community Plan, chair of this year’s Nurse of the Year event.
Through the Nurse of the Year Awards, the March of Dimes brings together the health care community to pay tribute to the profession of nursing and the often unsung heroes and heroines who save the lives and health of others. For additional information on Nurse of the Year, contact the March of Dimes at (614) 392-6040 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About March of Dimes
The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health. For more than 75 years, moms and babies have benefited from March of Dimes research, education, vaccines, and breakthroughs. With chapters nationwide, the March of Dimes works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. For the latest resources and information, visit marchofdimes.com or nacersano.org. Find us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.