2021 AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

The annual CAHME Awards are open to all CAHME-accredited programs and Certified Healthcare Quality and Safety programs. Recipients will be honored during   ACHE Virtual Congress on March 22-25, 2021, and are acknowledged in the January 2021 edition of  Modern Healthcare. These students and programs reflect our mission of advancing the quality of healthcare management education.

PROGRAM AWARDS

The CAHME/Canon Solutions America for Sustainability in Healthcare Management Education
This award recognizes programs that incorporate the ideals of sustainability and social responsibility in healthcare management education and practice. Programs need to demonstrate how they use cultural competency, community involvement, environmental focus, sustainability in curriculum, student experiential opportunities and alumni involvement.

Learn more about the award and previous winners here.

STUDENT AWARDS

The CAHME/Pristine Home Care Student Essay Contest 
This award encourages students to address barriers to healthcare in the current environment with a focus on home care. Students have the opportunity to select from two thought provoking prompts.

Learn more about the award and previous winners here.


The CAHME/Dawn Gideon Foundation Scholarship
This award honors Dawn Gideon, who devoted her career to helping healthcare organizations succeed. The scholarship is targeted to supporting women pursuing advanced education in healthcare management and who have demonstrated a commitment to communities in need.

Learn more about the award and previous winners here.


The CAHME/Judy Baar Topinka Foundation Scholarship 
This award for Health Policy is named in memory Judy Baar Topinka, who dedicated herself to a lifetime of public service to the people of the State of Illinois. This year, the award recognizes a student who served the community around COVID-19.

Learn more about the award and previous winners here.


The CAHME/Tim Campbell Scholarship 
This award is in memory of Tim Campbell, a CAHME board member who personified a commitment to service and volunteerism. The scholarship is targeted to supporting student leaders who selflessly act to help others in the process of advancing the quality of healthcare. 

Learn more about the award and previous winners here.


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( original publish date 5/22/2017 | last revised 1/21/2021 )