Columbus C.E.O. magazine is proud to introduce the Health-Care Achievement Awards.
In the March 2013 issue, Columbus C.E.O. will recognize outstanding Central Ohio health-care professionals and organizations who are making a difference in the lives of their patients, colleagues and community.
Awards will be given in these eight categories:
Practitioner of the Year
Recognizes an individual (physician, nurse, physician’s assistant, etc.) who provides outstanding care and/or advances the practice of medicine
Executive of the Year
Recognizes an individual who has had a positive impact through his or her outstanding efforts on the administrative side of health care
Recognizes an outstanding innovation in medical devices, pharmaceuticals or similar health-care initiatives that improve the practice of medicine and/or patient care. Open to individuals and organizations.
Recognizes an individual or organization who reaches out to underserved populations, educates, promotes or otherwise shows a dedication to improving the local health-care climate
Recognizes an outstanding achievement by an employer in establishing a wellness program for their own employees
Recognizes a longtime or retired health-care professional who has demonstrated exceptional leadership, knowledge, decision-making skills and commitment to his or her organization, patients and/or profession
Volunteer of the Year
Recognizes an individual of any age who has made a positive impact by devoting time, dollars or both to help local health-care organizations, patients and/or the community
Recognizes outstanding patient care, volunteerism or any facet where an individual or organization has risen above adversity or challenges to succeed—going above and beyond to make a meaningful impact on health care in the community
Making a Nomination
To nominate a professional or organization you believe is deserving of this honor, fill out the online form. A nomination packet will be emailed to you.
All completed nomination forms must be received by Oct. 15.
Choosing the Winners
A special selection committee will review all nominations and choose a group of finalists and winners. They will be honored at a special Feb. 19, 2013 reception at the Columbus Museum of Art.