Nominate an outstanding nurse for Years of Service, Best
Nurse Manager, Clinical Excellence or Community Service by Tuesday, April
FL – North Florida Community College invites the community to join in its celebration
of local nurses, National Nurses Week and the American Nurses Association’s 2014
theme "Nurses Leading the Way.” NFCC’s Allied Health Department asks the community to nominate outstanding
registered nurses and licensed practical nurses from the college service area -
Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Madison, Suwannee and Taylor counties - for
recognition in the following categories: Years of Service, Best Nurse Manager,
Clinical Excellence and Community Service.
are due by Tuesday, April 28. To nominate an outstanding RN or LPN, email the
nominee’s name, contact information and outstanding qualities and/or contributions
(reason for nomination) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
want to recognize and thank the exceptional nurses that make a difference in
our communities,” said Julie Townsend, Allied Health Director at NFCC. “We applaud
the dedication, service and contributions of nurses and know that our local
nurses impact the lives of many people in a positive way.”
National Nurses Week begins on May 6, marked as RN Recognition Day, and ends on
May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, founder of nursing as a modern
profession. NFCC will recognize nominees and present awards for Years of
Service, Best Nurse Manager, Clinical Excellence and Community Service during
the NFCC Allied Health Department’s Community Nurses’ Week Reception on May 8.
purpose of the celebration is to raise awareness of the value of nursing and
help educate the public about the role nurses play in meeting the health care
needs of the American people. In honor of the dedication, commitment, and
tireless effort of nurses nationwide to promote and maintain the health of this
nation, the ANA and NFCC are proud to recognize all nurses for the quality work
they provide seven days a week, 365 days a year.
more information, contact Billye Robinson, NFCC Allied Health Instructor, at
(850) 973-9459 or email email@example.com.