A growing number of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN) work on the campus of Arkansas Children's. This group includes Certified Nurse Practitioners (CNP), Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS), and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA). APRNs work in a variety of settings, including inpatient and outpatient care areas.
If you are an advanced practice registered nurse or another healthcare professional that would like to network with an APRN in a specific specialty area, please refer to the following APRN Directory for contact information.
The Excellence in Nursing Awards recognize, reward and celebrate Arkansas Children's most outstanding nurses and friends of nurses. Know an exceptional nurse, staff member, or team who deserves recognition? Nominate them today by following the award links below.
Minimum Requirements for all awards:
The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses recognizes the compassionate care of extraordinary Registered Nurses (RN). It was established by the DAISY Foundation - a foundation for the elimination of Diseases Attacking the Immune System in memory of J. Patrick Barnes. The Barnes family established the foundation in their son Patrick's memory because they had experienced firsthand the skills, caring and compassion of many nurses. The award is given to recognize outstanding nurses at Arkansas Children's Hospital.
There are three main criteria for selecting recipients for the DAISY Award: Compassionate, Quality, Family-Centered Care
Quality of Care
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