Salute to Nurses Awards--National Nurses Week.
Article Type: Brief article
Subject: Nurses (Rites, ceremonies and celebrations)
Pub Date: 06/22/2009
Publication: Name: Tennessee Nurse Publisher: Tennessee Nurses Association Audience: Academic Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health care industry Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2009 Tennessee Nurses Association ISSN: 1055-3134
Issue: Date: Summer, 2009 Source Volume: 72 Source Issue: 2
Product: Product Code: 8043100 Nurses NAICS Code: 621399 Offices of All Other Miscellaneous Health Practitioners
Geographic: Geographic Scope: United States Geographic Code: 1USA United States
Accession Number: 202414256
Full Text: Caption: The Tennessee Nurses Association provides three judges each year for the Tennessean's Salute to Nurses Awards in celebration of National Nurses Week. This year's judges include, from left, Laura Beth Brown, MSN, RN, TNA President; Frances Edwards, MSN, RN; and Clare Thomson-Smith, MSN, JD, RN.

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Caption: At right is TNA member Robbie Webb, MSN, RN, FNP, the 2009 recipient of the Tennessean's Community Outreach Award, being congratulated after being recognized during the Salute to Nurses Awards Luncheon held annually in celebration of National Nurses Week. Webb is a nurse practitioner at the Primary Care & Hope Clinic in Murfreesboro.

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Caption: At left is TNA member Kate Payne, BSN, JD, RN, the 2009 winner of the Tennessean's Nurse of the Year Award, being congratulated by TNA member Cathy Taylor, MSN, DrPH, RN, Assistant Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Health's Bureau of Health Services Administration, and keynote speaker at the Salute to Nurses awards luncheon. Payne is Director of Ethics at Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville.

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