The Messenger is asking readers to nominate their favorite nurse to win The Messenger 2012 Nursing Excellence Award.
To nominate a nurse for this award, describe how the nurse has touched the life of others in 500 words or less. Submit a photo if available as well.
A panel from the Iowa Nurses Association will judge the letters and choose one nurse who will receive The Messenger Nursing Excellence Award and be featured in a cover story in a special publication on Sunday, May 6, during National Nurses Week, which is May 6-12. All nominations will be published inside the publication.
Submissions must be received no later than April 13.
Nominations can be e-mailed to Charlene Peterson at firstname.lastname@example.org, faxed to 573-2136 or mailed to The Messenger, Attn.: Charlene Peterson, P.O. Box 659, Fort Dodge, IA 50501.
For more information, call 573-2141, ext. 422.