Champions of Caregiving | Heroes of Healing | Marvels of Medicine | Warriors of Wellness
This program honors leading individuals and organizations making a significant impact in Gwinnett County and metro Atlanta’s healthcare industry. Designations raise awareness and provide examples of best practices to emulate, while enhancing the quality of care.
Distinctions will be given in the following areas:
ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONAL
This accolade recognizes an individual who provides support that affects the quality of healthcare.
*Examples include, but are not limited to: Anesthesia Technicians, Audiologists, Cardiovascular Technologists, Certified Nurse Assistants, Dental Hygienists, Diagnostic Sonographers, Electrocardiogram Technicians, Medical Assistants, Orthoptists, Paramedics, Patient Navigators, Phlebotomists, Speech Pathologists, Surgical Technologists and Therapists.
This award pays tribute to a patron who is devoted to the industry through generosity and philanthropic efforts.
This recognition goes to a community/corporate wellness initiative, organization or individual that promotes healthy living through outreach.
*Can include activities, education, fitness, legislation, events or programs.
This designation honors an organization that has created and/or provided an innovative breakthrough, product or service in medical delivery, manufacturing, research or technology.
*The organization does not have to be in the healthcare sector, but can be applicable by providing products and services to it.
This honor pays tribute to a professional at the director level or above who has set the standard, by demonstrating dedication and leadership.
This accolade encourages and provides exposure to a young professional who is making an impact in the industry.
This award honors a progressive organization that enriches the healthcare sector, through its commitment.
This recognition goes to an individual who enhances the healthcare sector, through their commitment and guidance.
*Examples include, but are not limited to: Acupuncturists, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Cardiac Care Nurses, Certified Athletic Trainers, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists, Chiropractors, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Medical & Health Services Managers, Nurse Practitioners, Optometrists, Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, Podiatrists, Psychologists, Public Health Nurses and Registered Nurses.
This honor pays tribute to an individual whose timeless influence will continue to positively affect the future of healthcare.
PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR
This designation goes to an individual who exhibits excellence by providing outstanding patient care.
*Dentist, Primary Care and Specialist will be awarded.
This designation pays tribute to a volunteer who has made significant contributions to the community, while inspiring others.