CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CURE Media Group, the nation’s leading digital and print media enterprise focused on patients with cancer, has opened nominations for its 2019 Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing. This yearly honor recognizes oncology nurses who have made great strides in the field of oncology or who have demonstrated commendable compassion in patient care.
“We are excited to be accepting nominations for this year’s Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing and thrilled to recognize another exceptional oncology nurse who makes a real difference in the care of their patients,” said Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates Inc., parent company of CURE Media Group.
Nominations will be accepted through Jan. 1 and can be submitted by current and former patients, caregivers, or peers in the form of a 700- to 1,000-word essay that should reflect the candidate’s outstanding contributions to the field of oncology or in a patient’s life. The selection committee will choose three finalists who will be honored at a gala reception held in conjunction with the Oncology Nursing Society’s 44th Annual Congress, which will take place in April 2019 in Anaheim, California. One nurse ultimately will be recognized with the 2019 Extraordinary Healer® Award for Oncology Nursing.
For more information and to submit a nomination online, visit https://www.curetoday.com/extraordinaryhealer.