Recognizing Excellence

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

2016 Large Hospital of the Year
Piedmont Fayette

2016 Small Hospital of the Year
Northridge Medical Center

2016 CEO of the Year
Jerry Fulks, WellStar West Georgia Health System

2016 Legislator of the Year
Representative Butch Parrish


Previous Award Recipients

2015 Large Hospital of the Year
St. Mary's Meical Center- Athens

2015 Small Hospital of the Year
Wayne Memorial Hospital

2015 CEO of the Year
Joe Ierardi, Wayne Memorial Hospital 

2015 Legislator of the Year

Representative Rick Jasperse 

Large Hospital of the Year
Tanner Health System

2014 Small Hospital of the Year
St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital

2014 CEO of the Year
Ninfa Saunders, Navicent Health 

2014 Legislator of the Year
Senator David Shafer

2013 Large Hospital of the Year
South Georgia Medical Center

2013 Small Hospital of the Year
Southeast Georgia Health- Camden Campus

2013 CEO of the Year
Reynold Jennings, WellStar Health System

2013 Legislators of the Year
Senator Charlie Bethel & Representative Matt Hatchett

2012 Large Hospital of the Year
St. Joseph's Candler

2012 Small Hospital of the Year
Piedmont Newnan Hospital

2012 CEO of the Year
James McGahee, South Georgia Medical Center

2012 Legislator of the Year
Senator Renee Unterman

2011 Large Hospital of the Year
Athens Regional Medical Center

2011 Small Hospital of the Year
Piedmont Mountainside Hospital 

2011 CEO of the Year
Gary Colberg, President and CEO of Southeast Georgia Health System  

2011 Legislator of the Year
Stacey Abrams, Georgia House Minority Leader

2010 Hospital of the Year
St. Mary's Health Care System, Large Hospital of the Year
Wayne Memorial Hospital, Small Hospital of the Year

2010 CEO of the Year
A. Don Faulk, President and CEO of the Medical Center of Central Georgia

2010 Legislator of the Year
Jan Jones, Georgia House Speaker Pro Tem


2009

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

2008

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