Criteria: Each nominee must have demonstrated excellence in the areas of patient care, leadership, education, public service, nurse advocacy, heroism, patient advocacy, or clinical practice and for achievements that have affected the health and/or social history of Washington State through sustained, lifelong contributions. The nominees must have been or currently hold membership in WSNA. The nominee may be living or deceased.
Please complete the application form, attach documentation to support the award criteria, include a photograph of the nominee, and return to: WSNA, Attention: Hall of Fame, 575 Andover Park West, Suite 101, Seattle, WA 98188. Typed applications must be received at WSNA by November 15, 2013, to be considered for the 2014 Award. Nominees will be notified in January, 2014. The award winner(s) will be recognized by the Association, family, friends and nursing colleagues at the Hall of Fame Awards event to be held in the Spring of 2014.
In 1996, the Washington State Nurses Association unveiled its Hall of Fame, recognizing the dedication and achievements of Washington state registered nurses who have made significant lifetime accomplishments in the nursing profession.
Each inductee into the Washington State Nurses Association Hall of Fame has demonstrated excellence in the areas of patient care, leadership, education, public service, nurse advocacy, heroism, patient advocacy, or clinical practice, and for achievements that have value to nursing beyond the inductee's lifetime. In addition, each has demonstrated excellence that affected the health and/or social history of Washington state through sustained, lifelong contributions.