Demonstrating dedication to excellence in leadership, collaborative practice, education, and exemplary nursing knowledge. The Fredrickson-McGregor Education Foundation for Licensed Practical Nurses is honoured to recognize these nurses as recipients of the 2021 Awards of Excellence.
Pat Fredrickson Excellence in Leadership Award
Honouring an LPN who consistently demonstrates excellence in leadership, advocacy, communication, and a passion for the profession.
Winner: Rachel Curle, LPN
Rita McGregor Excellence in Nursing Education Award
Honouring an LPN nursing educator or a designated preceptor in a clinical setting who consistently demonstrates excellence in providing education in the workplace.
Winner: Kelsey Lewis, LPN
Laura Crawford Excellence in Nursing Practice Award
Honouring an LPN who displays exemplary nursing knowledge, promotes an atmosphere of teamwork, mentors team members, and shows pride in the profession.
Winner: Akon Akon, LPN
Interprofessional Development Award
Recognizing non-LPN health care leaders who are instrumental in building quality practice environments.
Winner: Rebecca Gee, RN
LPN winners received $1000, and all recipients received a commemorative award.
Award recipients are selected by a committee of the Fredrickson-McGregor Education Foundation for LPNs.
The Foundation congratulations all nominees and recipients.
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