DAISY Foundation CEO, Deborah Zimmerman DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN

Welcome to our CEO, Deb Zimmermann DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN!

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Shining the Light On All the Right

Shining the Light On All the Right

Celebrating the Art of Nursing Around the World

 

by Mark and Bonnie Barnes
Co-founders of The DAISY Foundation

Latest DAISY Foundation News

Bonnie and Mark Barnes Receive Honorary Doctorates from Chamberlain University

Click here to read how Chamberlain University is recognizing DAISY Co-Founders Bonnie and Mark Barnes’s exceptional contributions to the nursing profession by bestowing u

New Quarterly Update- October 2021

Click here to read about our new CEO, open Honoree opportunities, new ways to thank your staff, our updated payment address, and more!

Welcome to our CEO, Deb Zimmermann DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN!

It is with great pride and excitement for the future that DAISY Co-founders Bonnie and Mark Barnes, FAANs, announce the appointment of Deborah Zimmermann, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, as Chief Executive Officer of The DAISY Foundation.

Nomination Window Open for The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses in Patient Safety

The nomination window for The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses in Patient Safety, presented in collaboration with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement is now open!  This award recognizes and celebrates the personal commitment to patient and workforce safety in the delivery of compassionat

Listen/View Recent Webinars and Blogs

Our second webinar in the "Advancing Compassionate Leadership" series we have created in partnership with Kirby Bates Associates is available here.  Listen in as nurse leaders discuss how we can innovate compassionate leadership practice to improve diversity and inclusion.

Industry Partners

The following companies share our passion for the work nurses do every day and demonstrate their commitment to our work by generously supporting The DAISY Foundation with a significant national donation. Click on each logo to learn more about these very important DAISY Partners.

Supportive Associations

DAISY has grown internationally with the support of numerous organizations who know the value of recognizing the extraordinary compassionate work of nurses. We thank each of the following for collaborating with us to help advance our mission. Click on each logo to learn more about these very important supportive associations who are part of DAISY’s community!

Our Gratitude To

There are several organizations who make truly unique contributions to DAISY’s mission. Click on these logos to find out why we are so grateful to them.

International Advocates

International Advocates assist the DAISY Foundation in expanding the global reach of our nurse recognition programs.