2017 Excellence Award for Healthcare


To honor an organization affiliated with the healthcare industry for their extraordinary and unfailing commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and surrounding communities.

The Excellence Award for Healthcare Diversity honors an organization that has:

  1. Established an innovative organizational culture with an extraordinary and unfailing commitment to diversity, inclusion, cultural competency, community outreach, and patient satisfaction.
  2. Demonstrated a consistent pattern of an innovative organizational commitment to the recruitment, development, and retention of individuals from all populations.
  3. Developed and implemented effective initiatives as demonstrated by a diversified work force in which all persons are afforded opportunities for employment and upward mobility regardless of difference.
  4. Cultivated and promoted diversity initiatives that establish and foster a more inclusive and equitable work environment