At the Nurse of the Year awards gala, the March of Dimes recognizes an array of nursing categories and engages the medical community across the spectrum while raising funds in support of the March of Dimes mission to improve the health of babies. Nurses will be honored at a gala dinner February 15th at The Riviera by Rocco's.
Patients, friends, co-workers and other health professionals nominate nurses in 20 categories including:
Important dates & deadlines:
In order to be considered for the award, nominees must fill out an application. Applications are blinded and scored based on credentials, certifications and nursing education, their proudest outcomes, leadership, professional associations and achievements. Blinded applications are scored and reviewed by the volunteer Nurse of the Year Committee.
Individuals may choose to nominate more than one person or nominate the same person in more than one category.
If you have questions, contact SDNurseOfTheYear@marchofdimes.com or call 605-553-9302. Congratulations to all our outstanding nurses!