The Nightingale Award for Excellence in Nursing Practice honors staff-level registered nurses (RNs) or licensed practical nurses (LPNs) actively employed in Wisconsin who spend a majority of their time in direct patient care and who have made a difference in the lives of patients and families.
6 p.m. Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner
Location: The new UW Oshkosh Alumni Welcome and Conference Center
625 Pearl Ave., Oshkosh, Wis. 54901.
Nomination Form and Information
Printable Version: Nightingale Nomination Form 2014
Nominations are due Monday, Feb. 1, 2014.
The UW Oshkosh College of Nursing’s Board of Visitors selects the Nightingale Award winners from the outstanding nominees. The board is provided blind copies of all submitted nomination papers and supporting letters so that identifying information about the nominee, nominators and agency is not revealed.
Each Nightingale Award winner receives a piece of artwork and a $1,000 award, which is financed by private donations.
Nightingale Award Donors
The Gold Level Sponsors: Agnesian Healthcare, Aurora Health Care, Evergreen, Dr. Phyllis Leach, Lutheran Homes of Oshkosh, ThedaCare, and Winnebago Mental Health Institute.
The Silver Level sponsor: Community Health Network.
The Bronze Level sponsor: Oshkosh Student Nurses' Association.
If you would like more information about how to nominate an outstanding nurse or how to become a Nightingale sponsor, please contact:
2012 Nightingale Award Winners