2016 Nurse.com GEM Awards logo

Welcome to Nurse.com/GEM and thank you for your interest in this year’s GEM program.

We appreciate your continued support of our mission to recognize and celebrate nursing excellence, and extend thanks for the nominations you submitted this year on behalf of your nurse colleagues.

Review of nominations by our panel of nurse judges is currently underway, and the names of all who are selected as 2016 finalists soon will be announced right here on our Nurse.com/GEM home page. Please visit us again in early May to view the entire list!

“Nurse.com believes nursing excellence deserves public recognition and that nurses are in the best position to identify this excellence. Each year we present the prestigious Nurse.com GEM award to nurses from all specialty areas and practice settings who have been identified by their colleagues as the ‘best of the best’ in our profession.”
– Eileen P. Williamson, MSN, RN, Senior Vice President and Chief Nurse Executive

Excellence deserves the spotlight


Los Angeles, CA

Ritz Marina del Rey | Friday, Aug. 19, 2016

Teaneck, NJ

Teaneck Marriott | Friday, Sept. 9,  2016

Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown | Friday, Sept. 23,  2016

Chicago, IL

Chicago Renaissance Downtown | Friday, Sept. 30,  2016

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