Awardees are bedside nurses who:
- Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the art and science of nursing, and have a strong desire to use this knowledge to improve the delivery of patient care.
- Demonstrate a commitment to consistent, clinical decision-making and excellence in nursing care.
- Serve as an effective advocate for patients and their families.
- By example, encourage and motivate others and are recognized as a role model for the profession of nursing.
- Demonstrate sensitivity to inclusiveness and diversity
Spirit of Nursing Award