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VA Desert Pacific Healthcare Network


BEE Award Nomination Form

BEE Award

Help celebrate our extraordinary VA Desert Pacific Healthcare Network (VISN 22) non-nursing staff by nominating them for a BEE Award for the exceptional work and contributions they provide to our Veterans every day. 

The BEE Award is an ongoing recognition program that celebrates all VISN 22 non-nursing personnel who have either direct contact with Veteran patients and their families or have made a positive impact on overall Veteran patient care. Our BEE Award honorees demonstrate the VA’s I CARE principles of Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect, and Excellence. They also demonstrate excellence through their quality compassionate care and service to our Veterans and their families and are recognized as role models in the VA.

Please note that the VA Desert Pacific Healthcare Network (VISN 22) BEE award is for VISN 22 level staff only, if you would like to nominate a VA staff member at the local facility level, please reach out to the local facility to receive information on the local nomination process. 

To nominate a VISN 22 non-nursing staff member, click The BEE Award for Exceptional Staff Nomination Form Link.

If the link submission form link does not work, you can still submit a BEE Award nomination to the following email address When submitting a BEE award nomination, please include the following information.

  • Your Name
  • Phone number
  • Email address
  • First and last name of the VISN 22 staff nominating
  • Name of department or area where VISN 22 staff member works
  • City and state where VISN 22 staff member works
  • Short narration of a specific situation or story that clearly demonstrates how this staff member made a meaningful difference in your care, or demonstrated quality, compassionate care and/or service