May 15, 2009

CHA-MN Members Honored at 2009 MHA Awards

Eighteen Minnesota hospital representatives and programs were honored May 8 at the 25th-annual Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) Awards banquet, including the following CHA-MN members:

Volunteer of the Year: Corene Kain of St. Cloud Hospital

Spirit of Advocacy Award: Mary Klimp, CEO of Queen of Peace Hospital in New Prague

Innovation of the Year in Patient Care Award

Large Hospital Category: HealthEast Perinatal Safety Collaborative

Health Care Career Promotion Award

Large Hospital Category: St. Cloud Hospital’s high school student internship program and educational scholarships

Best Minnesota Hospital Workplace (two categories)

Large Hospital Category: St. Cloud Hospital