Celebrating Nursing Excellence through Recognition

Do you want to say “thank you” to your nurse? Share your story to nominate them for a DAISY Award!

What is The DAISY Award?

The DAISY (Diseases Attacking the Immune System) Award is an international recognition program that honors and celebrates the skillful, compassionate care that nurses provide every day.

The DAISY Foundation was established by the family of J. Patrick Barnes after he died from complications of the auto-immune disease ITP in 1999. During his hospitalization, they deeply appreciated the care and compassion shown to Patrick and his entire family. When he died, they felt compelled to say “thank you” to nurses in a very public way. Please say thank you by sharing your story of how a nurse made a difference you will never forget.

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Thank you for taking time to nominate an extraordinary nurse for this award. We would like to include you in the celebration of your nurse if he/she is selected for a DAISY Award. Please tell us about yourself:


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