Louisiana State Nurses'Association (LSNA)
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Acadiana Celebrates Nursing 2014

There are over 10,000 Registered Nurses (RNs) in Acadiana
and we want recognize those nurses that have made a difference in your life!

We want to honor outstanding RNs whose courage, stamina, and compassion have made a difference for you; special nurses who exemplify concern for humanity and dedication to the profession of nursing. The RN may do this through direct care of patients or in mentoring other nurses. RNs from all areas of practice: clinical, administration, research, and education are eligible.

RNs selected will be honored at a banquet, coinciding with National Nurses Week,
May 6-12, 2014.

Submit Your Nomination for an Outstanding Registered Nurse

Please complete the information below and describe the person you are nominating within the narrative. The description should explain in detail the reason this special nurse deserves to be honored.

Click here to download a printable nomination form to submit by mail.

Narratives should describe this special registered nurse's contributions to the profession of nursing; His/Her contributions to the health care of the people of Acadiana; And how he/she has personally impacted your life or the lives of others.

Do not limit the information to educational preparation or work experience.
Please note: Committee chairpersons and members of the nomination committee are not eligible.

Nominations will be accepted until March 1, 2014

Nominee: *
Home Phone:
Work Phone:
Nominator's Name: *
Nominator's Phone: *
Narrative: *
Honorees are selected by peers using a blind review process. The selection criteria are: Current LA RN Licensure; Practicing for a minimum of 3 years; Significant contribution to the profession; Must live, work, or have worked prior to retirement, in the 7 parish area;

Please limit you nomination to 1 RN per form.
Nominee must meet the criteria and submissions must be processed by March1, 2014 for the nomination to be considered.