2021 March of Dimes Nomination Heroes in Action - Oregon and Southwest Washington
Submission Deadline08/01/2021

2021 March of Dimes Heroes in Action!


The March of Dimes is honored to pay tribute to the nursing profession and recognize extraordinary nurses throughout our community. The remarkable efforts of these individuals often go unsung and through Heroes in Action, we are able to honor those who make a difference in the lives of so many.

To nominate a nurse, please use the form below. After the nomination is submitted, your nominee will receive a congratulatory email and will be invited to apply for Oregon Heroes in Action.

To be included in the winner selection process, your nominee must complete the application form. A Selection Committee, comprised of healthcare professionals from around the state, will carefully review all applications, which will be blinded for anonymity.

Visit our website for more information about Heroes in Action and the March of Dimes Portland at http://www.nurseoftheyear.org/event/oregon.

For more information please contact:

Alanna Lowery

Event Chair
Ashlee O'Meara, 
MSN-NL, BS-Ed, RN, NPD-BC, Manager, Nursing Professional Practice & DevelopmentKaiser Sunnyside Medical Center   

Eligible Nurse
Nurse in good standing in Oregon and SW Washington area health facilities and State Board of Nursing

Previous winners are not eligible to apply for any nurse of the year award within 5 years of winning. Previous winners are not eligible to apply for an award in the same category they have already won.

  1. To be eligible, the nurse you intend to nominate must be in good standing with the Oregon or Washington State Board of Nursing

  2. Read all instructions carefully and fill out the online form completely. There are multiple sections to complete in this online application. Please complete all fields and all sections.

  3. You will be able to save and go back to the form. You can return using the account you recreated.  You MUST click the save & logout button to save your answers.

  4. Your nominee will receive an email indicating they have been nominated for a Nurse of the Year Award and prompting them to apply using an online link.

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