Nominations Sought for Healthcare Leadership, Advancing Safe Care Awards

Posted on March 06, 2020

The MHA is seeking nominations for two awards that recognize healthcare professionals for their efforts to lead the way to healthier communities.

2019 Healthcare Leadership Award winner Shannon StriebichThe MHA Healthcare Leadership Award recognizes outstanding members of the healthcare governing boards and outstanding executive, physician, nursing and other health leaders. The award honors those who have provided exceptional leadership to an individual healthcare organization and to the health and well-being of the community.

Nominees must represent an MHA-member organization in good standing and have been actively involved with the healthcare organization within the last three years. Judging for the award is based on the nominee’s organizational contributions and leadership and culture contributions. Nominations must be submitted online by Friday, April 3.

The Advancing Safe Care Award honors a team of healthcare professionals within MHA-member hospitals. The award recognizes those who demonstrate a fierce commitment to providing quality care across diverse socio-economic populations, lead the charge for quality improvement, promote transparency to improve healthcare, and achieve better outcomes due to a strong culture of safety.

Judging for this award is based on four criteria: reducing health disparities among specific patient populations; supporting a learning culture committed to trusting, feedback and higher problem-solving; evidence of transparency among care teams, with patients and families, and with community stakeholders; and improving safety by creating high degrees of psychological and physical safety. Nominations must be submitted online by Friday, March 27.

Honorees will be announced at the at the MHA Annual Membership Meeting that will be held June 24-26, 2020, at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. For more information, contact us.


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