TORONTO, Feb. 16 /CNW/ - The deadline to enter the Registered Nurses'
Association of Ontario's annual Award for Excellence in Health-Care Reporting
is this Friday, Feb. 20 at 4:30 p.m.
Entries must have been published in Ontario newspapers, or magazines, or
broadcast on radio or television during the 2008 calendar year. Winners will
receive their awards in April.
Each year, RNAO receives entries from media outlets across the province.
Last year's judges reviewed entries from CBC Radio, Toronto Star, Globe and
Mail, Hamilton Spectator and More magazine.
Stories will be judged on content, writing, analysis, creativity and
human interest/community impact. Please select an exceptional feature, news
story, or radio/television broadcast that you feel should be recognized for
its comprehensive treatment of nursing or health-care issues. You can also
nominate a colleague for the award.
For more information or an entry form, please visit:
The Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO) is the professional
association representing registered nurses wherever they practise in Ontario.
Since 1925, RNAO has lobbied for healthy public policy, promoted excellence in
nursing practice, increased nurses' contribution to shaping the health-care
system, and influenced decisions that affect nurses and the public they serve.
For further information:
For further information: Jill Scarrow, Communications Officer/Writer,
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO), Phone: (416) 408-5604,
1-800-268-7199 ext. 210, firstname.lastname@example.org