APNA Award for Innovation - Individual
The APNA Award for Innovation – Individual recognizes an APNA member who has developed and/or demonstrated a new, fresh approach to care through innovation in psychiatric-mental health nursing practice. The individual must have been a member of APNA for at least two years.
- The innovation(s) must have been in place for at least one (1) year.
- The innovation(s) may include, but not be limited to:
a new role for a psychiatric-mental health nurse
a new setting for a psychiatric-mental health nurse
a new collaborative model
a new care delivery model
a new, evidence-based therapeutic intervention
a new education model, innovative curriculum or course
View past APNA Awards recipients here.