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Nominate a Notable Nurse You Know For The Nightingal Award!

It’s time to nominate deserving nurses for a prestigious Nightingale Award by completing the nomination form available online at

The Oakland University School of Nursing and its Board of Visitors will celebrate twenty-six years of honoring Michigan’s top nurses at the 26th Annual Nightingale Awards for Nursing Excellence® on May 8, 2014 at The Mirage Banquet Center in Clinton Township. This event honors the region’s top nurses who effortlessly balance compassion and knowledge.  

Nominations will be accepted through February 3, 2014. Winners and runners-up will be selected and notified the second week of March.

Each award winner receives recognition at the dinner, a $1,000 cash award, a solid bronze Nightingale statue and a Nightingale pin.  Runners up receive a plaque and a Nightingale pin. All nominees receive a certificate in honor of their nomination.

Email OR mail a copy of the nomination form and letters of recommendation to NIGHTINGALE NOMINATIONS, Oakland University School of Nursing, Attn: Ashley Samson, 3057 Human Health Building, Rochester, MI, 48309 or email to Sorry, faxed nomination forms and letters cannot be accepted.

MSHO Board Member, Jerome Seid, MD, FACP, from Great Lakes Cancer Management Specialists will be attending the ceremony in May and will present the award if a MSHO member nominee is selected. 

Get you votes in TODAY!