Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service

The Prize honors health delivery organizations that have demonstrated exceptional commitment to community service.

Applicants must meet the following criteria for excellence in community service:
Leadership: Takes a proactive role in establishing relationships needed to address the community’s health and social issues and to improve the community’s well-being.
Commitment: The entire organization, including governance, administration, and patient care staff, is involved on an ongoing basis in the organization’s community service plan and/or initiatives.

Partnerships: Has alliances with the community, including physicians, other health-related organizations, business, and government, to identify and meet community health needs.

Breadth and Depth of Initiatives: The organization’s community service initiatives:
Exceed the provision of just acute medical and health care services

Address major health-related issues in the community

Constitute a significant and sustainable ongoing effort by the health delivery organization

Demonstrate an impact on the community’s health status and/or quality of life

Community Involvement: There is a high level of community response to, acceptance of, and participation in the health delivery organization’s community service initiatives.

Click to read more about the application process. 

Applications due April 6, 2018.

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