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Eight leaders in healthcare honored at 2012 MediStar Awards
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (May 23, 2012) The sixth annual MediStar Awards, the region’s premier venue for recognizing excellence in the business of healthcare honored eight healthcare leaders on May 22 at the Hyatt Regency Louisville, The awards celebrated the 20th anniversary of Medical News and featured networking with more than 500 healthcare professionals and executives, a cocktail reception, and the presentation of eight awards to the “best of the best” in our region. Below are the winners.
The ARGI Financial Physician of the Year Award
Presented to a physician who has demonstrated outstanding leadership on a local, state or national level to improve accessibility, affordability and quality of healthcare in our region.
Scott Hedges, M.D.
Seven Counties Services
The Hall Render Leadership in Healthcare Award
Presented to an individual or organization demonstrating outstanding leadership in the business of healthcare.
University of Louisville Physicians
The Crowe Horwath Innovation Award
Presented to an individual or organization that has positively impacted healthcare delivery costs through the development, design or implementation of new technology.
Kentucky Health Information Exchange (KHIE)
The Seven Counties Services Healthcare Advocacy Award
Presented to an individual or organization that is an effective advocate at the local, state or national level concerning issues such as, but not limited to, access to care initiatives that support healthy lifestyles.
Vasti Broadstone, M.D.
Floyd Memorial Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate
The Frost Brown Todd Facility Design Award
Presented to an individual or organization that has designed, built or implemented the most innovative facility within the region.
Kosair Children's Medical Center - Brownsboro
Designed by LMH Architecture
The Governor’s Dignity of Humanity Award
Presented to an individual or organization that through its mission and its actions has improved availability and/or access to healthcare services for our region’s underserved or vulnerable populations.
The Consumer First Award
Presented to an individual or organization that has demonstrated the most “consumer friendly” program or facility.
Mobile Mammography Unit
James Graham Brown Cancer Center
The A.O. Sullivan Award for Excellence in Education
Presented to an individual or organization that has developed and implemented programs which increase the level of knowledge, education, and career opportunity in healthcare.
Please contact Sally McMahon at 502-813-7403 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about each winner. Photos available upon request.
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