The annual Health Care Heroes Awards, presented by BizTimes Milwaukee, honors individuals in southeastern Wisconsin who are making a difference on the front lines of health care.

This inspirational program has been attended by over 200 individuals annually and opens the celebration into the holiday season.

Click here to submit a nomination. Deadline: October 30, 2015

  HEALTHCARE HEROES  Friday, December 11, 2015 |  7:30 AM - 9:30 AM  | Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

2015 Health Care Heroes Categories:

Advancements in Health Care:
Honors a company or individual primarily responsible for a scientific or discovery or for the development of a new medical product or procedure.

Behavioral Health:
Honors an individual or an organization for their leadership, commitment and care on behavioral health issues.

Community Service:
Honors an individual or an organization for leadership in focusing on solving a particular health care issue.

Corporate Achievement in Health Care:
Honors a company or organization that has successfully implemented an innovative health care product, process or service.

Executive Leadership:
Honors a senior-level individual who demonstrates strong skills in leading their organization in quality care, collaboration and financial management.

First Responder:
Honors a person who arrived on the scene of a healthcare emergency utilizing their training to treat and comfort the patient in need.

Health Care Staff:
Honors an individual who has made a significant difference in the wellbeing of others.

Honors an individual from the nursing field whose performance on the job is considered exemplary by patients, peers and physicians.

Honors an individual who has done volunteer work for the good of one or more people or the entire community.