Read about nursing awards and nursing recognitions given to nurses across the country. Find out why their accomplishments merited a special acknowledgment.
By Janice Petrella Lynch, MSN, RN Amminikutty Ninan, MSN, CMSRN, advanced clinical nurse, MED B, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, recently was honored as the 2015 Nurse.com Nursing Excellence national GEM (Giving Excellence Meaning) Award winner in the Clinical Nursing, Inpatient, category. Colleagues, friends and family enthusiastically joined together at the facility to celebrate
By Janice Petrella Lynch, MSN, RN Nurse.com is pleased to announce the six national winners of our 2015 Nursing Excellence GEM Awards. “It is an honor and a privilege for us to name these nurses as this year’s national winners,” said Nurse.com Senior Vice President and CNE Eileen P. Williamson, MSN, RN, who personally called
By Heather Stringer Sandy Lovering, a nurse at a hospital in Saudi Arabia, knew the Magnet Recognition Program is generally considered a gold standard of nursing, but she never imagined it would be something her hospital would ever consider. But in 2005, Lovering’s CEO, Tariq Linjawi, MD, asked her a question that surprised her. “What
Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, Ill., has once again attained Magnet recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Barbara Resnick, professor at the University of Maryland School of Nursing, has been named a 2015 University System of Maryland Faculty Award recipient.
Philadelphia nurse researcher recognized for her efforts to promote breast-feeding in vulnerable infants
Diane Spatz, a nurse researcher at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, was recognized by the American Academy Nursing for her program on breast-feeding.