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Medical News announces 2011 MediStar Award winners
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (April 1st, 2011) The MediStar Awards, the region’s premier venue for recognizing the best-of-the-best in the business of healthcare celebrated its 5th anniversary on March 29, 2011 at the Louisville Marriott Downtown. With a record number of attendees and a sold out ceremony, the MediStar Awards featured networking with more than 500 healthcare professionals and executives, a cocktail reception, and the presentation of eight awards.
The Hall Render Leadership in Healthcare Award
Presented to an individual or organization demonstrating outstanding leadership in the business of healthcare.
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.
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.
Kentucky Voices for Health
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.
Kupper Wintergerst, M.D., Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes, University of Louisville
The Consumer First Award
Presented to an individual or organization that has demonstrated the most “consumer friendly” program or facility.
Brain Injury University, Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital
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.
Norton Healthcare’s Diversity and Inclusion Department
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 under served or vulnerable populations.
The Facility Design Award
Presented to an individual or organization that has designed, built or implemented the most innovative facility within the region.
Baptist Crestwood, designed by Luckett & Farley
Photos available upon request. Please contact Sally McMahon at (502) 813-7403 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about each winner.
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