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International Nurses Day 2020

11 May 2020 to 12 May 2020

Nurses at Princess Alexandra Hospital are committed to achieving excellence in nursing and focus on quality performance outcomes to improve patient care. One way Nursing Services endeavours to recognise extraordinary performance is through the Annual International Nurses Day Awards. This is an opportunity for staff to gain recognition for their achievement throughout the year.

Award categories

Please note: Nomination closing dates have been extended.

NominationNominations openNominations close
Top NursesMon, 24 FebruaryWed, 6 May
Education Achievement RecognitionMon, 24 FebruaryWed, 27 May
Publication of the Year (First Time Author)Mon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
Publication of the Year (Previously Published Author)Mon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
PAH Nurse of the YearMon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
PAH Team of the YearMon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
Magnet Champion of the YearMon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
Innovation in NursingMon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
Interprofessional RecognitionMon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
Health Consumer RecognitionMon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
Jan Kitchener Living our Values Everyday (LOVE)Mon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
Preceptor RecognitionMon, 24 FebruaryMon, 22 June
Battle of the Quality InitiativeMon, 24 FebruaryOpen ended

Eligibility

The Nursing Services Reward and Recognition Plan is specific to all units, divisions and work areas that exist within the PAH Organisational Structure (PDF, 109.84 KB).

Bursaries

A $1,000 Education Bursary will be provided for the following awards:

  • PAH Nurse of the Year
  • PAH Team of the Year
  • Magnet Champion of the Year
  • Publication of the Year (First Time Author)
  • Publication of the Year (Previously Published Author)

A $500 Education Bursary will be provided for the following award:

  • Jan Kitchener Living Our Values Everyday (LOVE).         

Please note: Where there is more than one recipient for an award, the bursary will be equally shared amongst the recipients. Bursaries will need to be used within 12 months of issue.

Last updated 8 May 2020
Last reviewed 21 February 2020