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 have achievements of value to nursing beyond the inductee’s lifetime. In addition, each inductee will have had a positive impact on the health and/or social history of Washington state through sustained, lifelong contributions. The nominee may be living or deceased.
Nominations must be received by WSNA by Nov. 30, 2017, to be considered for the 2018 Award. Award winners will be notified in January 2018 and will be recognized by the Association, family, friends and nursing colleagues at the Hall of Fame Awards event to be held March 22, 2018, at Salty’s on Alki.