Is there a nurse in your organization who has taken the lead in implementing technology in order to deliver better patient care? If so, the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) wants to hear from you.
AONE, the national organization of nurses who design, facilitate and manage care, is now accepting nominations for the 2013 AONE Innovation in Technology Award. This award, sponsored by Cisco, honors an outstanding nurse leader who demonstrates innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship in the implementation and adoption of information or systems technology in their organization.
Nominations must be received by 5:00 pm CST November 9, 2012. Award recipients will be notified by December 7, 2012, and will then be honored at the 2013 AONE Annual Meeting and Exposition, March 20-23 in Denver.
At the 2012 AONE Annual Meeting and Exposition, Rhonda Struck, BSN, RN, MS, vice president of quality and patient safety at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare in Glendale, Wisconsin, was awarded the 2012 AONE Innovation in Technology Award for her work in improving inpatient records while working at University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics.
The 2013 AONE Innovation in Technology Award is sponsored by Cisco.