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Excellence In Nursing Awards 2016 (Photo Gallery)


Photos from Hudson Valley Magazine’s annual Excellence in Nursing Awards and Reception.

On Wednesday, May 11th, Hudson Valley Magazine welcomed 80 nominated nurses, along with 340 friends and family. Linda Gurgui RN, BSN from Northern Dutchess Hospital received the highest honor of the evening, the Top Nurse Award, for her remarkable nursing career. Linda demonstrates what nursing excellence exemplifies.

The evening kicked off with a cocktail hour overlooking the Hudson at the Grandview in Poughkeepsie. After the awards ceremony, guests enjoyed dinner and danced the night away to music by Hal Prince Music and Entertainment.

Hudson Valley Magazine awarded a $1,500 scholarship to Carmel High School senior Taylor Pirro, who has dreams of becoming a nurse.

The Hudson Valley Magazine Excellence in Nursing Awards were sponsored by, New York Presbyterian, Westchester Medical Center Health Network, Health Quest, Topricin. Music and Entertainment provided by Hal Prince Music & Entertainment, photography courtesy of Te Cache Photography.

Check out the rest of the pictures on our Facebook page.