News Release: The Canadian College of Health Leaders Recognizes Leadership Excellence through the 2014 National Awards Program

Ottawa, Ontario – The Canadian College of Health Leaders (the College) was honoured to present its awards at the 2014 National Awards Gala, held at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Alberta, on Sunday June 1, 2014.

Some awards were also presented during the College’s Annual General Meeting on Sunday June 1, 2014. Additional awards will be presented during the National Health Leadership Conference held at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel, Alberta, on Monday and Tuesday, June 2 and 3, 2014.

For almost two decades, the College has celebrated leadership and recognized success of individuals, teams and organizations who have demonstrated leadership qualities, commitment, integrity and development of leading practices across the health industry.

“The individuals and organizations being recognized illustrate leadership at its finest. Our award recipients demonstrate the impact that one person, or one team, can have within their organization and beyond”, said Ray Racette, CHE, President and CEO of the Canadian College of Health Leaders. “We are truly honored to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of our 2014 National Award Program recipients.”

The Canadian College of Health Leaders is a national, member-driven, not-for-profit association dedicated to ensuring that the country’s health system benefits from capable, competent and effective leadership. Through credentialling, training, networking and mentoring, we support health leaders in every sector and region, from every professional background and at any stage of their career. Guided by a code of ethics and the LEADS in a Caring Environment national framework, we help individuals acquire the skills they need to create change in their own organizations and, ultimately, the health system.

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For further information and / or to arrange an interview, contact:
Cindy MacBride, Manager, Awards and Sponsorships, Canadian College of Health Leaders
Tel.: 613-235-7218, ext. 213; e-mail:; website:

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