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Congratulations to 6 Outstanding National Awards Recipients

March 20, 2019
The Canadian College of Health Leaders is proud to announce six recipients of the CCHL National Awards Program. These awards will be presented at the Honouring Health Leadership event on June 9, 2019 in Toronto prior to the 2019 National Health Leadership Conference (NHLC).

Congratulations to the award recipients!

Celebrating the Human Spirit

Elder Little Brown Bear (Ernest W. Matton)

Manager of Aboriginal Culture and The Aboriginal Healing Program
Toronto East Health Network

Award sponsored by Stericycle

Mentorship Award

David Thompson, CHE

Vice President, Community Hospitals & Programs
Fraser Health Authority

Award sponsored by Roche

Nursing Leadership Award

Dr Vanessa Burkoski

Chief Nursing Executive and Chief, People Strategy
Humber River Hospital

Award sponsored by Baxter

Excellence in Patient Experience Award

Humber River Hospital

Award sponsored by Huron Studer Group Canada

Recognition in Delivering Value-based Healthcare

Western Regional Health Authority and Central Regional Health Authority

This recognition is made possible by a grant from Medtronic Canada

President’s Award for Outstanding Corporate Membership in the College

Huron Studer Group Canada

About our Awards

For almost two decades, the National Awards Program has been showcasing the success of exemplary individuals and teams, encouraging knowledge exchange, and celebrating excellence while stimulating replication of leading practices across the health industry. The awards recognize the importance of leadership, commitment and performance. For more information, visit: National Awards Program

For further information and/or to arrange an interview, please contact:

Christian Coulombe
Director, Marketing and Communications
Canadian College of Health Leaders
613-235-7218, ext. 213

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