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International Nurses Day 2021

12 May 2021

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

The closing date for submission of nominations has been extended to Friday 16 April 2021.

NominationNominations openNominations close
PAH Nurse of the YearFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
PAH Team of the YearFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Magnet Champion of the YearFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Innovation in NursingFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Publication of the Year (First Time Author)Fri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Publication of the Year (Previously Published Author)Fri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Interprofessional RecognitionFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Health Consumer RecognitionFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
The Jan Kitchener Living Our Values Everyday (LOVE)Fri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Top NursesFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Education Achievement RecognitionFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Preceptor RecognitionFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April
Battle of the Quality InitiativeFri, 12 MarchFri, 16 April

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, 192.67 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)

An 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 9 April 2021
Last reviewed 12 March 2021