clear
Wednesday January 17th, 2018 4:59PM

Greater Hall Chamber launches Healthy Hall Awards Program

By Derreck Booth Anchor/reporter
With the health care world continuing to expand in Gainesville and Hall County, the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce will officially recognize those efforts next month.  
 
The chamber has launched the Healthy Hall Awards of Excellence Program to spotlight local individuals who have a made noteworthy contributions to the industry.
 
"We've been talking about this for two or three years.  Several months ago our health care committee, which is one of the most active committees that the chamber, has decided, 'ok, let's do it,'" Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Kit Dunlap said.
 
Awards will be presented in 14 categories, ranging from Outstanding Allied Health Professional to Primary Care Physician of the Year.
 
"You know part of our Vision 2030 initiative is to have the healthiest community in Georgia," Dunlap said.
 
In addition to the awards presentation at a luncheon on Wednesday, February 28, Louis G. Smith, Jr., president and CEO of Northeast Georgia Medical Center will deliver a keynote address.
 
The chamber will host the 11:30 a.m. event at the Brenau Downtown Center in Gainesville.  Reservations are $20 person and $300 for an eight seat table.  The event is open to the public.
 
 
 

Healthy Hall Awards

 

Reservations:

Nominate a professional online

Categories

  • Outstanding Allied Health Professional
  • Outstanding Healthcare Professional
  • Outstanding Healthcare Administrator
  • Visionary Leader
  • Community Impact
  • Senior Impact
  • Healthcare Education
  • Outstanding Achievement in Behavioral Health
  • Nurse of the Year (LPN)
  • Nurse of the Year (RN)
  • Dentist of the Year
  • Physician Specialist of the Year
  • Primary Care Physician of the Year
  • Lifetime Achievement Award (may be awarded posthumously)

 

Source:  Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce

© Copyright 2018 AccessWDUN.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Greater Hall Chamber launches Healthy Hall Awards Program
​With the health care world continuing to expand in Gainesville and Hall County, the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce will officially recognize those efforts next month.
6:00AM ( 2 minutes ago )
Hall County issues number of tax-related reminders
Hall County residents are being reminded that they have from now until April 1 to close the books on a number of tax-related matters, including filing for homestead exemptions.
6:00AM ( 2 minutes ago )
GHCC; Business EXPO is Feb. 15
The Greater Hall Chamber’s Business EXPO is February 15 at the Gainesville Civic Center with the Annual Business Luncheon, more interactive exhibits and an expanded Taste of Gainesville at Business After Hours.
2:00PM ( 16 hours ago )
Business News
Hate crime bill filed prior to Georgia legislative session
A Georgia state lawmaker has proposed hate crime legislation, saying it's time for the state impose harsher penalties on people convicted of crimes motivated by hate
2:00AM ( 4 hours ago )
Hall County: United Way 5K, Half-Marathon set for April 14
Registration is underway for a United Way of Hall County fundraiser scheduled April 14.
10:00PM ( 8 hours ago )
BRAG returns to north Georgia this year
The Bike Ride Across Georgia returns to north Georgia this year with stops planned in several places from near the Alabama line to the South Carolina line.
6:00PM ( 12 hours ago )
Local/State News
Truelove named president of White Co. Chamber of Commerce
Beth Truelove has been named president of the White County Chamber of Commerce, where she has served as Director of Membership for more than two years.
6:00AM ( 6 days ago )
Braselton announces tree competition winner
The town of Braselton’s "Buy Local Braselton" program recently announced the winner of its 2nd annual town-wide Decorated Tree Competition.
2:00AM ( 6 days ago )
Submitted News
Playoff veteran Falcons handle Rams in wild-card contest, 26-13
Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons showed the upstart Los Angeles Rams what playoff poise is all about.
By The Associated Press
11:56PM ( 6 hours ago )
(VIDEO) CFP Championship: Dogs' OL, Cleveland set for Bama battle
Georgia’s offensive line got one solid, unsuspecting endorsement Saturday during the College Football Playoff media day at Phillips Arena...
5:40PM ( 12 hours ago )
Interim Hall EMA Director updates latest winter weather forecast
Hall County officials are currently preparing for the possibility of winter weather moving into the area as the weekend comes to a close, although recent forecasts show a diminishing possibility of impactful precipitation.
5:15PM ( 12 hours ago )
UPDATE: HCFS: 20 horses killed in East Hall blaze
Twenty horses and two dogs were killed in the fire in East Hall Friday night that roared through a chicken house that was being used as a barn.
3:59PM ( 14 hours ago )
New councilwoman Amy Farrah at work in Flowery Branch
The Flowery Branch City Council held its first meeting of 2018 Thursday, and they did so while first swearing in all members won their elections in November.
3:00PM ( 15 hours ago )