Nurses Week 2018

Nursing Excellence Awards Applications 2018

Please complete the application and share with us how you or your nominee exemplify nursing excellence in one of the following MAGNET Component Areas:

Applications must be received by Margarita Baggett’s Office by March 09, 2018 via email

Nominations will be accepted in each of the above MAGNET Component Areas for nurses in the following role categories:

  • Clinical Nurse (CN II-IV, LVN)
  • Nurse Consultant (Case Manager, CNE, nurses working in Infection Control, Performance Improvement, Regulatory Affairs, Risk Management, or any other non-direct patient care role)
  • Nurse Leader (AN I-V)
  • Advance Practice Nurse (NP, CNS, CRNA, CNM)
  • Team Award (4 nurses or more)

Patrons of Nursing Scholarship Application 2018:

The Patrons of Nursing was established to support and promote advanced nursing education and research to foster the best possible care for patients at UC San Diego Health.  To achieve these goals, the Patrons of Nursing invites registered nurses employed at UC San Diego Health to apply for scholarship funds in support of formal education and clinical practice.  The following criteria and guidelines have been established and are the basis for the provision of funds to candidates.

To apply, please complete the application in full (typed) and submit to your nurse manager no later than March 23, 2018 

*Please Note:  Applications must be signed by Nurse Manager AND Nursing Director (Nurse Executive), and turned in to the Office of the Chief Clinical  Officer by April 2, 2018. 


  • Monday May 7, 2018: Bannister Family House Celebration for Nurses 2:30-5:30 pm
  • Tuesday May 8, 2018: Gourmet Food Trucks Hillcrest (Valet lot across from ED) 10am-3pm and 5:30-9pm  
  • Wednesday May 9, 2018: Gourmet Food Trucks La Jolla (Valet lot near SCVC) 10am-3pm and 5:30-9pm
  • Thursday May 10, 2018: Nursing Excellence Awards Ceremony 4-6:30 UCSD Faculty Club La Jolla

Photos from Previous Nurses Week events:

Nurses Nurses Week

Nurses week food trucks 

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