Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations

Safe Patient Handling and Movement Best Practice Award – 2018

This award recognizes the contributions of individuals who have distinguished themselves through a career of hard work and dedication to improve the health and safety of workers by advocating for safe patient handling programs. Do you know someone (or a committee) who has dedicated their time and energy to promoting Safe Patient Handling Programs in the workplace? In 400 words or less, tell us who they are, what they did and how they made a change in their workplace.

Instructions for Nominators

Please provide:

  1. Your (nominator’s) name and contact information (including email address)
  2. Note: Nominations cannot be made by a vendor.

  3. The nominee’s name, organizational affiliation and contact information (including email address)
  4. Whether the nominee will be attending the conference (This is strongly encouraged)
  5. A description of why this nominee should receive this award for which you are nominating them. (Please provide a statement of no more than 400 words to be used during the judging process).

By October 1st 2018,  email your nomination information to

Thank you for helping us recognize those whose efforts make a difference for workers throughout NYS.