Congratulations to our 3 MediStar Award Finalists:

Mark D. Birdwhistell-UK HealthCare
The Seven Counties Services Healthcare Advocacy Award
Presented to an individual or organization that has worked to raise awareness of health challenges in our region and worked to affect change.

Dr. Carol Steltenkamp- Kentucky REC & UK HealthCare
The Hall Render Leadership in Healthcare Award

Presented to a progressive and entrepreneurial individual who is not afraid to take risks and whose job performance is considered exemplary by providers, patients and peers.

Kentucky Regional Extension Center
The Healthcare Innovation Award
Presented to an organization that has developed a new procedure, device, service, program or treatment that improves the delivery of care.

Since 2007 IGE Media, publisher of Medical News and Medical News For You, has recognized excellence in the business of healthcare at the exclusive MediStar Awards, which honors eight healthcare professionals for their achievements in advocacy, innovation, education, leadership, design, aging care, as well as announces the Physician and Nurse of the Year award. On May 13, the tradition of celebrating the region’s “Best of the Best” in healthcare will continue at the 2014 MediStar Awards.
For more information about MediStar Awards, click here.