DAISY Award Nomination Form

The DAISY Award DAISY award honorees personify North Alabama Medical Center’s remarkable patient experience. These nurses consistently demonstrate excellence through their clinical expertise and extraordinary compassionate care.

The DAISY Award is a nationwide program that rewards and celebrates the exceptional care given by nurses every day.  North Alabama Medical Center recognizes a nurse every quarter.  For more information on The DAISY Award, visit daisyfoundation.org.


Who is Eligible for the DAISY?

  • Any currently employed Registered Nurse at North Alabama Medical Center

Nomination Criteria:

  • The nurse establishes a connection with patients and families through trust and emotional support
  • Works well with the healthcare team to meet patient and family needs
  • Models empathy and demonstrates a caring and compassionate attitude in all situations
  • Includes patients and family in the planning of care, with consistent focus on meeting patient and family goals
  • Demonstrates valuable knowledge in educating patients and families

Criteria and qualifications will be evaluated and voted on by the North Alabama Medical Center DAISY Committee.

Past winners: https://namccares.com/the-daisy-award

Share Your Story!

  • Please give first name and last name, if you know it.
  • Give the name of the inpatient unit or diagnostic/procedural area where this RN provides direct patient care.
  • Please describe a detailed extraordinary act of kindness/compassion demonstrated by this nurse. How has this nurse's expertise made a significant impact on patient care?
  • Pick the role that best describes you.
  • We need your permission to proceed! May we have your agreement to publish this nominee's name, nomination story, and/or photo on our website and in print, and do you agree that we may share it with other media and nursing organizations for their publication? If you are a patient or patient's family member, we will change your name to initials before publishing the nomination, to protect your identity. Please note that the nomination story you submit may be edited prior to publication, removing names of patients and third parties (to ensure HIPAA compliance), anything phrased in a negative way, criticism of any healthcare organization, and the DAISY Foundation story.
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