Award of Excellence

Clinical Excellence for Physicians

SHM’s Award for Clinical Excellence for Physicians is presented in recognition of exemplary clinical service in hospital medicine.

Criteria for Evaluation

While all of the following may not apply to each candidate, the Awards Committee will use the following criteria as a basis for evaluation:

  • Outstanding contributions to patient care and quality improvement
  • Leadership of clinical care in hospital medicine
  • Promotion of clinical knowledge
  • May include one or more of the following: Excellence in operations, Excellence in creative collaborations and/or Excellence in program development

Nominations are now closed for 2017.

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