Great News! It’s not too late for Frist Humanitarian Nominations!

Frist Poster - New DeadlineAre you fretting that you missed your opportunity to nominate a co-worker or nurse for an HCA Award of Distinction?

FRET NO MORE!  The deadline for nominations has been extended!

You now have until MONDAY, FEBRUARY 23 to submit your nominees!


Additionally, mark your calendars for the NEW Awards of Distinction Ceremonies:

CMC: Monday, March 2 | Noon | Cafeteria

CNH: Wednesday, March 4 | Noon | Cafeteria

Each year, for over 40 years, HCA has celebrated individuals for their achievements and contributions to their communities and the HCA organization with its HCA Awards of Distinction.

These awards include:

  • Frist Humanitarian Awards         
    • Nominee characteristics:
      • Demonstrates remarkable concern for the welfare and happiness of patients and has performed extraordinary acts of kindness (not necessarily in the area of direct patient care).
      • Who demonstrates a level of commitment to community service beyond the daily operation of the facility that parallels their involvement to quality patient care.
      • Whose contributions may be overshadowed due to personal modesty and genuine humility
    • Awards will be given at CMC (2/24) and CNH (2/23) this year!
      • Physician
      • Employee
      • Volunteer
    • HCA Excellence in Nursing Award (new this year!)
      • Two categories:
        • Compassionate Care
        • Professional Mentoring
      • HCA Innovators Award – visit com to submit your very own innovative idea to improve processes at HCA
        • Three categories:
          • Service Excellence
          • Quality/Patient Safety
          • Financial Impact


Turn in your nominations (on the form attached or by downloading the form from Insight) to the ballot boxes located in the Main Lobby at CMC or CNH.

All questions should be directed to HR.

Deadline for Submissions: Monday, February 23.