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Tributes for Healthcare Leadership

Nanticoke’s Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Awards

Nanticoke Health Foundation will hold its 13th annual Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Recognition Dinner on Thursday, November 9, 2017 at the Heritage Shores Club in Bridgeville, DE.

Nanticoke Health Foundation Seeks Nominations for the 2017 Tribute Awards

Nanticoke Health Foundation is seeking nominations for its 13th annual Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Recognition Dinner, scheduled for November 9, 2017, at the Heritage Shores Club in Bridgeville, DE.

Awards will be presented in three categories: The Founders Award, the Leadership in Philanthropy Award, and the Physicians Hall of Fame Award.

The Founders Award will be presented to an individual who has made significant contributions in furthering the mission of Nanticoke Health Services to improve the health status of our community. This award will recognize a person who has contributed their time and talent to Nanticoke Health Services and the community in a leadership role. Nominees will demonstrate a concern for the well being of the citizens of our community and have had an impact in the provision of healthcare services to the community. Current employees of Nanticoke Health Services and active Medical Staff are not eligible.

The Charles C. Allen, Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy Award is presented to an individual or a group that has supported and made both Nanticoke Health Services and the community’s health philanthropic priorities in their lives. Through example and advocacy, nominees will have inspired others to participate in philanthropic activities of Nanticoke Health Services.

The Physicians Hall of Fame will recognize physician(s) who have served Nanticoke Memorial Hospital and the community with distinction and selflessness. Nominees for this award must be physicians who have retired from Nanticoke Memorial Hospital’s medical staff or have served at least ten years on the medical staff. Nominees should demonstrate professionalism, service to the community, and leadership at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.


The deadline for submission of nominees is August 18, 2017.

Nominations in each category can be made by calling 302-536-5391, by writing to Nanticoke Health Foundation, 613 High Street, Seaford, DE 19973, or by emailing The name of each nominee should be accompanied by a few words about his/her qualifications or a personal anecdote.


Photo Attached: Two individuals were honored at last year’s Tributes on November 12th at Nanticoke Health Services’ 12th Annual Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Dinner. (Front Row L-R) Nanticoke Health Services CEO/President, Steven A. Rose, Thomas R. Mullen, DMD (Physician Hall of Fame) and Kent T. Peterson (Charles C. Allen, Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy Award).