President’s Award for Outstanding Corporate Membership in the College

The Award

This award recognizes a corporate member who has consistently, over a period of several years, helped the College achieve its mission, vision and strategic directions.

2022 Recipient: HIROC


The Canadian College of Health Leaders is proud to announce that HIROC (Health Insurance Reciprocal of Canada) has been named recipient of the 2022 President’s Award for Outstanding Corporate Membership in the College.

This award recognizes a corporate member who has consistently helped the College achieve its purpose, values and strategic directions.

The Healthcare Insurance Reciprocal of Canada has been a corporate member of the College since 1997. Catherine Gaulton, President and CEO of HIROC is currently a member of the Corporate Advisory Council.

Through their financial contributions, HIROC has helped support a number of CCHL events, conferences and initiatives. They have been an annual sponsor of the National Health Leadership Conference (NHLC) since 2008 and of the Canada West Health Leaders Conference (formerly BCHLC) since 2017. In addition, HIROC has provided their support for the CCHL National Awards Program by sponsoring the Celebrating the Human Spirit Award since 2021, being an educational partner of the Leading Practices Booklet since 2020, and supporting our Honouring Health Leadership event.

Past Recipients

Please see our most recent recipients listed below. Full details are available in our Celebrating Leading Practices booklets.

2022 – HIROC

2021 – Roche Canada

2020 – Hillrom

2019 – Huron Studer Group Canada

2018 – Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals

2017 – 3M Canada Company

2016 – Roche Canada

2015 – Sodexo

2014 – Janssen

2013 – Medtronic of Canada Ltd.

2012 – Compass Group Canada Healthcare and ARAMARK Healthcare

2011 – Honeywell

List of 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.