Choose the nomination category that best fits the actions of the individual or team you are nominating, or best expresses the reason you are nominating them. All categories can apply to either an individual or a team.
EXCELLENCE IN SERVICE & CARE DELIVERYDo you work with someone whose ideas or actions demonstrate exceptional initiative, perseverance, or commitment in meeting or exceeding client or patient needs and delivering quality service?
COLLABORATIVE PARTNERSHIPSDo you work with someone whose ability to work in collaborative partnership, within VIHA and with VIHA partners has benefited the organization, colleagues, clients, or the community at large?
ADVANCING EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICEHave you noticed someone at VIHA whose use of an evidence-based approach to education, research, information technology, mentoring, or learning and development has contributed to an advance in practice?
CREATIVITY AND INNOVATIONHave you seen someone at VIHA whose imaginative ideas or creative ability benefited the organization, other teams, employees, or clients in the pursuit of improved service, practice, or sustainable resource savings?
CONTRIBUTION TOWARDS A POSITIVE WORK ENVIRONMENT
Do you know someone whose attitude or actions make the VIHA workplace better for others by nurturing relationships; inspiring or cheering colleagues, clients, or patients; demonstrating a high level of integrity and compassion; or offering role-modeling and leadership?
COMMUNITY SERVICE/ VOLUNTEERISM
Do you want to recognize someone who has contributed amazing community service: who quietly goes about their business not looking for recognition but making a difference through leadership and service?
AWARD OF SPECIAL MERIT
Do you want to recognize someone who personifies the ideals, goals, and values of VIHA to the benefit of others; someone whose exemplary behaviour or achievements, including volunteerism and acts of heroism, have made an outstanding contribution to the workplace, greater health care environment, or community well-being?