- Nominations open for 2018 WA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards
- Awards cover 12 categories
- Nominations close on December 11, 2017
- Winners announced on May 12, 2018
Nominations for the 2018 WA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards are now open.
The awards are open to nurses and midwives working in all sectors of our health system, whether in public, private, non-government, hospital or community settings.
Colleagues can nominate an outstanding nurse or midwife in 11 categories, while the public can nominate staff for the Consumer Appreciation Award.
Recipients of each award will be announced at a special event on Saturday May 12, 2018.
The Lifetime Achievement Honour for a nurse or midwife who has made a significant contribution to their profession throughout their career will also be announced at the event.
Nominations for the 2018 WA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards close on Monday December 11, 2017.
For more information including how to nominate, visit http://www.wanmea.com.au
Comments attributed to Health Minister Roger Cook:
"Nurses and midwives are the backbone of the health system, undertaking outstanding and innovative work on a daily basis to assist our most vulnerable community members.
"These annual awards assist to raise the profile of the nursing and midwifery professions and to recognise the essential role in health services across Western Australia."
Minister's office - 6552 6500