Awards

Congratulations to this year’s Hospital, CEO, and Legislator winners!

  • 2017 Large Hospital of the Year
    Navicent Health
  • 2017 Small Hospital of the Year
    Northside Cherokee
  • 2017 CEO of the Year
    Don McKenna, St. Mary’s Healthcare System
  • 2017 Legislator of the Year
    Lt. Governor Casey Cagle

Previous Winners

2016

  • Large Hospital of the Year
    Piedmont Fayette
  • Small Hospital of the Year
    Northridge Medical Center
  • CEO of the Year
    Jerry Fulks, WellStar West Georgia
  • Legislator of the Year
    Representative Butch Parrish

2015

  • Large Hospital of the Year
    St. Mary’s Meical Center- Athens
  • Small Hospital of the Year
    Wayne Memorial Hospital
  • CEO of the Year
    Joe Ierardi, Wayne Memorial Hospital
  • Legislator of the Year
    Representative Rick Jasperse

2014

  • Large Hospital of the Year
    Tanner Health System
  • Small Hospital of the Year
    St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital
  • CEO of the Year
    Ninfa Saunders, Navicent Health
  • Legislator of the Year
    Senator David Shafer

2013

  • Large Hospital of the Year
    South Georgia Medical Center
  • Small Hospital of the Year
    Southeast Georgia Health- Camden Campus
  • CEO of the Year
    Reynold Jennings, WellStar Health System
  • Legislator of the Year
    Senator Charlie Bethel & Representative Matt Hatchett

2012

  • Large Hospital of the Year
    St. Joseph’s Candler
  • Small Hospital of the Year
    Piedmont Newnan Hospital
  • CEO of the Year
    James McGahee, South Georgia Medical Center
  • Legislator of the Year
    Senator Renee Unterman

2011

  • Large Hospital of the Year
    Athens Regional Medical Center
  • Small Hospital of the Year
    Piedmont Mountainside Hospital
  • CEO of the Year
    Gary Colberg, President and CEO ofSoutheast Georgia Health System
  • Legislator of the Year
    Stacey Abrams, Georgia House Minority Leader

2010

  • Large Hospital of the Year
    St. Mary’s Health Care System
  • Small Hospital of the Year
    Wayne Memorial Hospital
  • CEO of the Year
    A. Don Faulk, President and CEO of the Medical Center of Central Georgia
  • Legislator of the Year
    Jan Jones, Georgia House Speaker Pro Tem

2009

  • Large Hospital of the Year
    Northeast Georgia Medical Center
  • Small Hospital of the Year
    Camden Campus of Southeast Georgia Health System
  • Large Hospital Runner Up
    Archbold Memorial Hospital
  • Small Hospital Runner Up
    Piedmont Newnan Hospital

2008

  • Large Hospital of the Year
    Floyd Medical Center
  • Small Hospital of the Year
    Memorial Hospital and Manor
  • Large Hospital Runner Up
    Gwinnett Medical Center
  • Small Hospital Runner Up
    Emory Healthcare’s Wesley Woods Geriatric Hospital