Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses
The international DAISY Award rewards and celebrates nurses’ extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care. ChristianaCare’s Professional Nurse Council selects awardees from nominations by patients, families and colleagues and honors them in a special ceremony. Patients, their loved ones, staff and volunteers are welcome to make nominations. Use our online forms below or text DAISY to 56512.
- The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses celebrates individual nurses who exceed the needs and expectations of patients and families by displaying exceptional clinical skills, compassion, respect and partnership.
- The DAISY Team Award recognizes collaboration by two or more people, led by a nurse, who go beyond the traditional role of nursing to meet the needs of patients, families or our community in ways that improve outcomes.
- The DAISY Nurse Leader Award honors compassion in leadership, demonstrating demonstrate extraordinary support for staff and compassionate and skillful care for patients and their families.
- The DAISY Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes nurses who have devoted their life’s work to the compassionate care of others. Nominees demonstrate their dedication to nursing through active mentoring, role modeling, advocating for their patients and promoting the positive image of nursing.