The aim of this award is to recognise a patient, family member, carer or volunteer for his/her significant contribution/s to improve patient experience and/or patient outcomes.
To be eligible the applicant:
Submit a maximum of half a page which addresses one the following:
Nurses are to nominate a consumer by completing the online nomination form below. The Centre of Nursing Excellence (CNE) is accountable for coordinating this award.
Nominations will be judged by a panel that consists of nursing executive; interprofessional colleague; adjunct/joint appointment and a consumer representative from the PAH Consumer Consultative Committee. Each member will have equal voting rights, although in the event of a conflict of interest (i.e. nominee is from respective work unit) these rights will be rescinded. Following review of the applicants, the panel will declare any conflicts of interest prior to the voting process taking place. The panel will utilise a Likert scale from ‘Strongly Agree that Applicant Meets Criteria to Strongly Disagree that Applicant Meets Criteria’ to assist in determining the top 5 nominations and recommend a winner of the award. The top 3 nominations and recommended winner will be tabled at the Nursing Director/Assistant Director of Nursing (ND/ADON) Committee Meeting. The ND/ADON committee will make the final decision. The top 3 teams will be notified and invited to the award presentation for the announcement of the award winner.
Please note, all fields are mandatory.