The 2009 Nursing Image Awards honor nurses whose leadership, teamwork, and clinical expertise embody an image of nursing excellence and who make a difference in improving patient care, quality outcomes, nurse satisfaction, and the healthcare environment.
A panel of nurse leaders and senior editorial staff from HCPro served as judges for the awards, which will be presented at the 2009 Excellence in Leadership seminar in Boston on September 21.
About the award
Last year, HCPro, Inc. asked nurses around the country to submit nominations for the 2009 Nursing Image Awards. We received a deluge of wonderful entries, and after weeks of careful deliberations, here are the winners in the leadership category.
This category concerns the image of nursing in leadership. It honors nursing leaders who embody a positiv