The Council of Nephrology Nurses & Technicians (CNNT) acknowledges the contributions of its national members and those impacting the kidney community through annual awards given at the NKF Spring Clinical Meetings. The Council encourages its members to consider submitting nominations for the awards in July each year.
The award categories are:
Carol Mattix Award
The Council of Nephrology Nurses and Technicians have established the Carol Mattix Award to honor a home-training dialysis nurse or technician who works tirelessly to improve the lives of kidney patients.
Outstanding Dialysis Technician Award
CNNT awards the Outstanding Dialysis Technician Award to a dialysis technician that shows exemplary service to kidney patients.
Outstanding Nurse Award
CNNT gives the Outstanding Nurse Award to an RN that shows exceptional clinical skills, compassionate care and exemplary service to kidney patients.