The DAISY AWARD recognizes nurses for their extraordinary acts of compassion and excellence in their works with patients, families, the community and their co-workers.

The Award may be given to any Dayton Children’s Nurse, in good standing, who exemplifies the following:

• Works collaboratively with others
• Serves as a role model for the Nursing profession
• Communicates clearly and effectively with all co-workers and patients/families
• Functions as an integral member of a team
• Creates an encouraging environment for others to learn
• Generates enthusiasm and energy towards meeting the challenges of Nursing
• Works with others to achieve common goals and effect positive change
• Develops key relationships with others—including patients and families
• Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills with peers and co-workers
• Models empathy and demonstrates a caring attitude in all situations
• Demonstrates a commitment to the goals and Mission of Dayton Children’s
• Strives to go above expectations in their role within Dayton Children’s
• Commitment to the highest standards of Nursing

* 1. I would like to nominate the following person as a deserving recipient of The DAISY Award.

* 2. This nurse should receive the award for her/his:

* 3. Please provide a brief narrative for your nomination. Please do not include the name of the nurse in your narrative.

* 4. Please provide your name.

* 5. How do you know the nominee?