Terms & Conditions

  1. Nominations for the Pulse Nursing & Care Awards 2017 will open on 4 Sept and close on 24 September. Any nominations made after this date will not be valid.
  2. Voting for the Pulse Nursing & Care Awards 2017 will open on 9 October and close on 29 October. Any votes made after this date will not be valid.
  3. Five finalists will be selected from the twelve Pulse Nursing & Care Awards categories.
  4. The finalists will be notified by email and telephone once nominations have closed and agrees to have their name, reason for being nominated and photograph on the Pulse Nursing & Care Awards website. Finalists must provide Pulse with a suitable photograph to use on the website.
  5. The winner will be chosen from the finalists. The winners will be informed by 3 October by telephone, post or email.
  6. The winners will be invited to attend the winner’s event, taking place in November 2017, where they will receive their prize and trophy. Contents of the prize are subject to change.
  7. All prizes will be awarded on the condition the winner agrees to accept their prize in person at the Pulse Nursing & Care Awards 2017 ceremony in November 2017.
  8. The prizes are non-transferable and are not redeemable for cash or other prizes.
  9. Pulse reserves the right to use any entries, photographs, media and / or articles of the attendees of this award for promotional purposes. Pulse will contact the intended finalists / winners to obtain their approval to use any entries, photographs, media and / or articles for future promotional, marketing and publicity purposes in any media with or without any further reference, payment or other compensation to the finalists / winner.
  10. Finalists in the following categories must be an individual holding a current professional certification registration; Mental Health Award, Critical Care Award, Paediatrics Award, Midwifery Award, General Award, Community Award, Homecare Award, Long Service Achievement Award, Rising Star, Social Worker Award, Support Worker Award, Support Team Award.
  11. The achievements described in the nomination must have taken place whilst working with Pulse for the nomination to be eligible.
  12. Finalists and nominators must agree to be contacted by a representative of Pulse to verify any information submitted and the eligibility of the nominee.
  13. The judging panel’s decision is final and made at its sole and complete discretion. No correspondence will be entered into. The judging panel and organisers of the Pulse Nursing & Care Awards 2017 retain full discretion in the awarding of prizes.
  14. The prize draw on the Pulse Nursing & Care Awards 2017 website is open to all those who nominate a Pulse healthcare professional for one of the 12 categories.
  15. For each nurse, midwife or healthcare assistant nominated, the nominator will receive one entry in to the prize draw. There is no limit to the amount of nominations a nominator can make. Duplicate nominations will not be counted.
  16. There will be five prize-draw winners, each of which will win £100 worth of high street vouchers.
  17. The prize is non-transferable and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.
  18. Pulse reserve the right to use any prize-draw winners, photographs, media and / or articles of the prize-draw for promotional purposes. Pulse will contact the intended winners to obtain their approval to use any entries, photographs, media and / or articles for future promotional, marketing and publicity purposes in any media with or without any further reference, payment or other compensation to the finalists / winner.
  19. The closing date of the prize-draw is 24 September 2017. Entries made outside this time will not be valid.