Health Care Heroes Recognized

Spotlight on Health Care Heroes

Spotlight HchHealth providers, professionals, and volunteers were recognized last month during the 2022 Health Care Heroes awards event. The awards, put on by WILMA’s sister publication Greater Wilmington Business Journal, recognized finalists and winners in eight categories as well as a lifetime achievement honor that this year went to retired cardiologist Richard Tamisiea.

Category winners included:

ERIN LAMBERT, who along with LANCE LEWIS, took home the Innovation in Health Care category for their work with Novant Health Coastal region’s Pulmonary Embolus Response Team.

MARIAN SMITH, a nurse with Well Care Health, won the Nurse category.

CANDY LEE, Memory Partners program manager for Lower Cape Fear LifeCare, earned the Community Achievement award.

And SANDRA DINAPOLI, a patient representative for Wilmington Health, was the inaugural winner in the new Unsung Hero category.

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