FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CHICAGO, IL, August 9, 2016 – The Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development (SHSMD) today announced Terri L. McNorton, vice president, corporate communications for Bon Secours Health System in Marriottsville, Maryland, is the recipient of its 2016 Leadership Excellence Award.
The award is the highest honor a member can receive from SHSMD, a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association (AHA). It recognizes the best and brightest professionals in health care strategic planning, marketing, public relations, communications, and physician relations, who, throughout their careers, have:
- Contributed innovations in their field
- Enhanced their profession
- Demonstrated exceptional leadership abilities
- Achieved strong results for their organizations
- Shown continual progression in their roles
Rising Star Recognition
SHSMD also announced Lisa A. Crockett, senior director of strategy and planning at Providence Health & Services in Renton, Washington, has been named a 2016 Rising Star. The recognition honors those in the health care strategy disciplines under the age of 40 who are making meaningful differences in their profession, are highly successful within their organization, and are on a trajectory for future success.
The Leadership Excellence Award and Rising Star Recognition will be presented at SHSMD’s annual conference in Chicago on September 12.
About the Organization
SHSMD is the premier membership organization for more than 4,000 professionals in health care strategic planning, marketing, public relations, communications, and physician relations. The society is committed to helping its members prepare for the future with greater knowledge and opportunity as they assist hospitals and systems improve health status and quality of life in their communities. For more information, visit shsmd.org.