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EvergreenHealth's Dr. Jeff Tomlin honored as Outstanding Chief Medical Officer by Seattle Business
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03/02/2017
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Contact: Leslie Helm
Executive Editor, Seattle Business magazine
206.452.2966
leslie.helm@tigeroak.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

SEATTLE BUSINESS MAGAZINE HONORS 18 INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS AT THE 2017 LEADERS IN HEALTH CARE AWARDS

SEATTLE (March 2, 2017) – Eighteen of Washington’s most accomplished health care leaders were recognized at Seattle Business magazine’s 2017 Leaders in Health Care Awards gala March 2 at Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle.

“In this time of great turmoil in the health care industry, it’s more important than ever to recognize the institutions and individuals who are doing so much to make Washington state among the best places in the nation to receive health care,” said Leslie Helm, executive editor of Seattle Business magazine.

Judges selected gold and silver award honorees in 11 categories. The awards program was supported by presenting sponsor West Monroe and supporting sponsors Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and MacDonald-Miller.

The award winners are:

OUTSTANDING MEDICAL CENTER EXECUTIVE — SEATTLE
GOLD: Norm Hubbard, Executive Vice President, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle
SILVER: Cynthia J. Hecker, Executive Director, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Seattle

OUTSTANDING MEDICAL CENTER EXECUTIVE — OUTSIDE SEATTLE
GOLD: Preston Simmons, Chief Operating and Administrative Officer, Western Washington Market, Providence Health & Services, Everett
SILVER: Bryce Helgerson, President, Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center, Vancouver

OUTSTANDING MEDICAL GROUP EXECUTIVE
GOLD: Dr. Albert Fisk, Chief Medical Officer, The Everett Clinic, Everett

OUTSTANDING MEDICAL DIRECTOR/CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER
GOLD: Dr. Jeffrey Tomlin, SVP & Chief Medical and Quality Officer, EvergreenHealth, Kirkland

OUTSTANDING MEDICAL DIRECTOR/CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER
GOLD: Dr. Peter McGough, Medical Director, UW Neighborhood Clinics, Seattle

ACHIEVEMENT IN COMMUNITY OUTREACH
GOLD: Pacific Medical Centers, Seattle

ACHIEVEMENT IN DIGITAL HEALTH
GOLD: Wellpepper, Seattle
SILVER: SCI Solutions, Seattle

INNOVATION IN HEALTH CARE DELIVERY
GOLD: Navos, Seattle/Burien
SILVER: Genoa, Tukwila

ACHIEVEMENT IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY
GOLD: Seattle Genetics, Bothell

ACHIEVEMENT IN MEDICAL RESEARCH
GOLD: Dr. Oliver Press, Acting Director, Clinical Research Division, and Acting SVP, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle
SILVER: Dr. Jane Buckner, President, Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason, Seattle

MEDICAL GROUP PERFORMANCE (in partnership with Washington Health Alliance)
GOLD: Group Health Cooperative, Seattle
SILVER: Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle

JUDGES’ AWARD
Dr. Paul Ramsey, CEO, UW Medicine

Read more about the Leaders in Health Care Awards 2017 at seattlebusinessmag.com.

ABOUT SEATTLE BUSINESS: Seattle Business is an award-winning monthly magazine read by thousands of business executives across the state. It delivers insight into the key people, enterprises and trends that drive business in the Pacific Northwest, providing perspective on the region’s ever-changing economic environment.

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