The American Nurses Association (ANA), the largest nursing organization in the U.S., encourages nurses to show support for the leaders in the profession by nominating nurses for Modern Healthcare “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” ranking. Nurses are taking on greater responsibilities to shape the health care system of the future. Recognizing nurse leaders in the “Most Influential” rankings is an excellent way to bring much deserved visibility to the nursing profession.
Cast your votes for ANA President Karen A. Daley, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, or Chief Executive Officer Marla J. Weston, PhD, RN, here. Modern Healthcare will list the 300 people who receive the most nominations on a final ballot and post the list on its Web site, Most Influential People in Healthcare. Then, readers can visit the site again to vote for the 10 candidates they believe should make the final list of the "100 Most Influential."
The 100 people who receive the most votes will be ranked by number of votes received. The magazine reserves the right to resolve voting irregularities. Deadline for nominations is Friday, May 6. Voting to determine the “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” will take place Monday, May 23, through Friday, June 24. The final ranking will be published in the Aug. 22, 2011, issue of Modern Healthcare.