NCHA Awards and Recognitions

The North Carolina Healthcare Association (NCHA) is honored to recognize leaders and teams in North Carolina hospitals and health systems that are committed to improving the health of their communities through innovative, high-quality care.

Awards offered in 2024:

Winner selection and presentation

A committee will review all nominations and make recommendations to the NCHA Board. The NCHA Board will make the final selection of winners. NCHA will recognize all award winners during its Summer Meeting, July 17-19, 2024 in Asheville, North Carolina.

Nomination Criteria details

Nominations should describe the organization, team or individual’s work on a specific project or initiative designed to enhance the patient experience that

Life membership is conferred upon retired CEOs or executives that have served NCHA member institutions for at least 20 years and upon immediate past chairs of the NCHA Board of Trustees in recognition of service to the field. To make a recommendation, please contact Tatyana Kelly at

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