This year'sNursing Standardnurse of the year category winners and commendees have been announced.
The competition, which attracted a record number of entries, features new categories such as innovation in the nominee's specialty.
Nursing Standardmanaging director and awards judge Linda Thomas said: ‘The shortlisted candidates were all extraordinarily skilled practitioners.’ The overall winner will be named in November. A full list that includes the commendees in each category can be found atwww.nurseawards.co.uk. The category winners are: