The Finalists for D CEO’s 2019 Excellence in Healthcare Awards

D CEO Magazine and D CEO Healthcare are pleased to recognize outstanding healthcare executives, healthcare CEOs, practitioners, and other innovative industry leaders with its sixth annual Excellence in Healthcare Awards program. Celebrate and network with esteemed fellow finalists and healthcare leaders over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at the Fashion Institute Gallery on Tuesday, November 19, from 6-8 p.m. Reserve your tickets here.

Outstanding Healthcare Executive

  • Jim Hinton, CEO, Baylor Scott & White
  • Patti Niles, CEO, Southwest Transplant Alliance
  • Ronald Rittenmeyer, CEO, Tenet Health
  • Pamela Stoyanoff, President, Methodist Health System

Outstanding Healthcare Practitioner

  • Richard Dickerman, Methodist Health System
  • Daniel Gossett, Children’s Medical Center Plano
  • Michael Mack, Baylor Scott and White
  • James Pinckney II, Diamond Physicians

Achievement in Healthcare Innovation

  • Paola Arbour, Tenet Healthcare
  • Elyse Dickerson, Eosera
  • Virtual Reality for Pain Management, Medical City Healthcare
  • School-based Telebehavioral Health Program, Children’s Health

Achievement in Medical Research

  • Eric Bing and Anthony Cuevas, SMU
  • Mark Powers, Baylor Scott and White
  • Joseph Takahashi, UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Scott Walters, UNT Health Science Center

Achievement in Medical Devices/Technology

  • Anytime-MD, Texas Health Aetna
  • iMobile, Medical City Healthcare
  • Khurshid Mughal, Practice EHR
  • Sarah Soisson, ClaraPrice

Outstanding Healthcare Deal—M&A or Partnership/Alliance

  • Concurrent Enrollment Nursing Pipeline, DCCCD and Texas Tech
  • Children’s Health Heart Center, Children’s Health, PHS, and PCAH
  • Hope Lodge, Baylor Scott and White Health and American Cancer Society

Achievement in Community Outreach

  • Meals on Wheels, Hospice, Care Choices, The Visiting Nurse Association of Texas
  • Community Time Off Program, Texas Health Resources
  • Recovery Notes, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center
  • Facebook Live Operations, Methodist Health System

Achievement in Wellness Programs

  • Care Beyond the Walls, Proactive MD
  • kids teaching kids, Medical City Healthcare
  • Arts in Medicine Program, Baylor Scott and White Health
  • Healthy Education and Lifestyles Program, Texas Health Resources

Outstanding Medical Real Estate Project

  • Clements University Hospital, UT Southwestern
  • Cook Children’s North Campus, Cook Children’s
  • Heart and Spine Hospitals, Medical City Healthcare
  • Prosper Campus, Children’s Health
  • Southwest Transplant Alliance

Outstanding Healthcare Volunteer

  • Edward Burkett, Medical City Denton
  • Randall Canedy, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center
  • Diane Greytak, Baylor Scott and White Health
  • Mike Nealon, Texas Health Plano

Lifetime Achievement Award

Stephen Mansfield, CEO Emeritus, Methodist Health System


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