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About the Award

The DAISY Award is presented quarterly to a nurse nominated by a patient, family member, co-worker, manager, physician or anyone else who wishes to recognize a nurse that has had a special impact on their life. DAISY nurses are recognized for their extraordinary acts of compassion and clinical excellence they demonstrate every day in their work with our patients.

A DAISY Nurse:

  • Goes above and beyond
  • Demonstrates compassion and caring
  • Demonstrates evidence-based practice
  • Has excellent clinical skills
  • Is calm, focused and communicative
  • Is a great role model for other nurses
  • Is a helpful co-worker
  • Takes initiative
  • Is an involved member of their unit and the hospital

View previous DAISY Award winners.

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