Call for Nominations for Baptist Advanced Practice Provider Excellence Award

Now is the time to nominate an exceptional Advanced Practice Provider (APP) for special recognition. Baptist Memorial hospitals and Baptist Medical Group will present their first annual Advanced Practice Provider Excellence Award at a September 23 conference.

Any Baptist team member can submit a nomination for APPs who demonstrate excellence in collaborative care and have made noteworthy contributions to promote high quality patient care.

Learn more and submit your nomination here by Friday, July 15, 2022.

You may nominate an APP, such as a Nurse Practitioner (NP), Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) or Physician Assistant (PA). Any APP with one or more years of service or affiliation with Baptist Medical Group or Baptist Memorial hospitals is eligible.

Nominees will be evaluated on the following criteria:

  • Exceptional clinical knowledge
  • Exemplary relationships with both patients and team members
  • Unwavering commitment to high quality care for all patients
  • Commitment to the APP profession

APPs nominated should also distinguish themselves through exceptional contribution in one or more of the following areas:

  • Quality or process improvement
  • Patient care innovation
  • Trainee teaching
  • Mentorship
  • Community service
  • Team building

Each participating entity will recognize a finalist, and the system-wide winner will be chosen from among the finalists. Award finalists will require reference letters from two different team members, such as an office manager, precepting physician or fellow APP, showing how the nominee meets the criteria for this award.

Use this form to submit your nomination by July 15.

If you have questions about this award and the nomination process, please contact Dr. Amanda Comer at amanda.comer@bmhcc.org.