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2015 Healthcare Heroes

2015 Healthcare Heroes

When Tuesday, April 14, 2015
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Where DeSales University
2755 Station Ave
Center Valley, PA 18034

Description The 2015 Lehigh Valley Business Healthcare Heroes awards program honors individuals and organizations that are making a significant impact on the quality of healthcare in the Greater Lehigh Valley.

On April 14, 2015 over 250 people gathered together to celebrate our the Greater Lehigh Valley's Healthcare Heroes.
Congratulations to the 2015 Healthcare Heroes Finalists and winners!

Winners in each category are in bold

Education Hero – Individual
Joetta Clark Diggs, Joetta Clark Diggs Sports Foundation, Inc.
David Hersh, Share Our Strength’s Cooking Matters
Sweety Jain, Lehigh Valley Health Network
Allen Smith, NovusACS
Jerry Werner, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network

Education Hero – Organization
Miller-Keystone Blood Center
Phoebe Ministries
Pocono Medical Center

Healthcare Professional of the Year
Thomas Balshi, Pi Dental Center
Donna Henry, The Hillside School
Michael Pechulis, Lehigh Valley Health Network
Stephen Wilson, Easton Hospital
Larry Wiersch, Cetronia Ambulance Corps
Charles Wolfe, A.B.E. Dental
Robert Zentz, Fellowship Community

Innovation Hero
David Bub, Colon and Rectal Institute
Musa Tangoren, Pocono Medical Center
Lehigh Valley Super Utilizer Partnership (Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley)
Phoebe Ministries

Nurse of the Year
Krisna Connors, Easton Hospital
Judy Kline, Phoebe Ministries
Donna Kukor, Easton Community Care Center
Lorillie Soleta, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network
Emily Stephens, St. Luke's University Health Network
Stephanie Stezenko, Lehigh Valley Health Network

Physical Therapy Rehabilitation Center of the Year
Advent Speech and Feeding Therapy
Robbins Rehabilitation
Physical Therapy at St. Luke’s
Tannersville Physical Therapy & Wellness

Physician of the Year
Basil Ahmed, Lehigh Valley Health Network
Jose Amortegui, St Luke's University Health Network
Abby Letcher, Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley
Peter Rovito, Peter F. Rovito, M.D., General and Bariatric Surgeon
Maggie Solimeo, Feet First Podiatry

Volunteer of the Year
Jean Achey, Miller-Keystone Blood Center
Ada Chandler, Easton Area Community Center
Paul Fenstermacher, Luther Crest Senior Living Community
Anne Frantz, Fellowship Community

Women’s Health and Wellness Hero
Amy Albert, Pocono Medical Center
Elizabeth Chang, Pretty Mama Breastfeeding LLC
Coordinated Health
Joseph Russo, St. Luke's University Health Network

Lifetime Achievement Award Winner:
Frank Hyland
Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network

Did you miss this year's nominations? Sign up here to receive an email when nominations open for 2016.

For more information about the event contact Dayna Edelman at daynae@lvb.com or (610) 807-9619.

Sponsorship opportunities for the 2016 event are available! Contact Mike O'Rourke at (610) 807-9619 Ext. 112 or email mikeor@lvb.com

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Contact Information Dayna Edelman
Phone: 610-807-9619 ext 109

Major Sponsor Highmark
Major Sponsor Capital BlueCross
Supporting Sponsor DeSales University
Video Sponsor FGV Media

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