Event Information

Location: Anthony's Ocean View New Haven

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 5:00pm

Co-Hosts: TBD



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Greater New Haven

The Nightingale Awards for Excellence in Nursing program was originally developed by the Visiting Nurse Association of South Central Connecticut to be a collaborative effort to celebrate outstanding nurses and elevate the nursing profession. The goals of the program are to encourage retention, inspire future nurses, focus public attention and recognize the breadth and scope of nursing practice at the local level.

Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners may be nominated for recognition by their employers if they are involved in clinical practice, leadership, scholarship and/or education. Nominees should have made a significant impact on patient care and/or the nursing profession; gone "beyond the call" in a clearly illustrated scenario; demonstrated excellence above what is normally expected; shown commitment to the community served in a way that is significantly above the norm; or achieved a life-long legacy in a particular arena. 

At last year's Nightingale Awards for Excellence in Nursing celebration, held on May 6th at Anthony's Ocean View in New Haven, we hosted over 440 attendees and honored 75 exceptional nurses!  View the full list of past awardees in the alumni tab. Check out event photos here!

Nominate a Nurse

Nominations for 2017 Nightingale Awards is now closed.

For information regarding nominations, call the Nightingale hotline at 203-859-6765.


Nightingale Nursing Awards is made possible by the generous support of our sponsors.  Click Here to view our sponsors and get information on how you can also become a sponsor.


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Reservation deadline:  April 9, 2017 (CLOSED)


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