CALL FOR NOMINATION, YEAR 2018

The Florence Nightingale Award is based on the following criteria:

50% – a nurse enhances his/her professional image (professionalism) such as recognition by her colleagues as a professional role model as evidenced by:

  • 15% Excellence in clinical nursing skills
  • 15% Promotes teamwork and demonstrates effective interpersonal relationships within nursing and interdisciplinary team
  • 10% Community engagement: volunteer service activities, local or international
  • 10% Effective leadership and management skills

30% – promotes professional development in areas of clinical care, research, and
evidence-based practice in the last 5 years:

  • 10% Publication of nursing related article, essay, opinions in local journals or periodicals
  • 10% Publication of research, EBP, research utilization reviews or research reviews in peer reviewed journals or nursing journals as primary author
  • 10% Publication or oral presentation of quality improvement projects or EBP projects

10% – promotes personal professional development through career advancement (advance degree, certification)

10% – promotes professional development of other nurses through mentoring and coaching, formal or informal

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