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AOHNA Awards

The association also endeavors to recognize members who have contributed to the profession. Click the link to display a summary of the available awards. Members can also access the AOHNA Recognition Awards document by logging in and looking in the “AOHNA Publications” section. Complete the linked application form to nominate a member for an award.

Other Awards

The College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA) provides recognition awards to nurses for excellence and service. Click on the link for more details.

AOHNA Awards Summary

Ruptash-Mandryk Nurse of the Year Award

  • Demonstrates extraordinary involvement and achievement
  • Outstanding practice, education, research or leadership
  • Outstanding volunteer endeavour which reflects commitment and leadership
  • Nomination to Provincial President by February 28.

Chapter- Exemplary Service Award

Demonstrates interest in the well-being of the OHN profession and the health and safety of workers

  • Positive and enthusiastic
  • Initiates new ideas
  • Commitment to the AOHNA
  • Actively involved at the provincial or chapter level
  • Promote occupational health nursing
  • Constructive participation in chapter affairs
  • Nominations to the Chapter President by February 28.

Years of Dedicated Service Award

  • Retired
  • Active member of the AOHNA and AARN
  • Actively participated in AOHNA meetings
  • Made a contribution to promote and maintain workers’ health and safety
  • Nominations to the Chapter President by February 28.

Promising Performer Award

  • Working in an Occupational Health setting no longer than 3 years
  • Actively participates in AOHNA affairs at the Chapter or Provincial level
  • Nominations to the Chapter President by February 28.