Nominations open for 2014 LPN Awards of Excellence

2014 LPN Awards of ExcellenceIn every profession, there are those who shine a little bit brighter.

Nominations are now being accepted for the annual LPN Awards of Excellence. There are three Awards available for Licensed Practical Nurses and one for supportive non-LPN health care leaders in Alberta. Nomination submission deadline is February 28, 2014.

Award nominees and recipients are honoured by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) at the 2014 CLPNA Conference Awards Dinner on May 1, 2014.

LPN award recipients receive $1000 and a commemorative crystal award.

RELATED – Read about the 2013 Award winners in CARE magazine (PDF)

Nominate a Licensed Practical Nurse

Pat Fredrickson Excellence in Leadership Award is given to an LPN for consistently demonstrating excellence in leadership, advocacy, communication and passion for the profession.
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Rita McGregor Excellence in Nursing Education/Preceptoring Award is given to an LPN nursing educator or a designated preceptor in a clinical setting who consistently demonstrates excellence in providing education in the workplace.
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Laura Crawford Excellence in Nursing Practice Award is given to an LPN who displays exemplary nursing knowledge, promoting an atmosphere of teamwork, mentoring of team members, and pride in the profession.
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Nominate a Non-LPN health care leader

The Interprofessional Development Award recognizes non-LPN health care leaders who are instrumental in building quality practice environments. Nominees are chosen by LPNs who believe that the individual has contributed to an overall positive environment for the health care team. The recipient receives a commemorative crystal award.
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RELATED – More about the LPN Awards of Excellence

Winners will be chosen by the Selections Committee of the Fredrickson-McGregor Education Foundation for LPNs. Only complete Nomination Applications will be forwarded to the Selections Committee for review.

For further info, contact CLPNA at, 780-484-8886 or 1-800-661-5877 (toll free in Alberta).