Each year, Inside Business recognizes outstanding individuals and organizations that are making a noteworthy difference in health care across Hampton Roads.

The goals of the program are to recognize excellence, promote innovation, encourage emulation of successful programs, educate the general public, contribute to the enhancement of the value and quality of health care, and to give recognition to those deserving.


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Healthcare Heroes Awards

Here’s your chance to have them recognized with a 2022 Inside Business Health Care Heroes Award. Honoring those who are improving health care in Southeast VA.  Entries will be judged on documented accomplishments. 

The honorees will be formally announced during a recognition event. Additionally, all honorees will be profiled in a special section that will be included in Inside Business, both in print and online.


Dana Brown | Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters
Dr. John O. Colonna | Sentara Healthcare
Dr. Eric Dobratz | Eastern Virginia Medical School
Clinton Germond, LPC, NCC, RPT-S, C-AdPT | The Barry Robinson Center
Penny Hatfield, RN | Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters
HOPE Interpersonal Violence Prevention and Response Program | Chesapeake Regional Healthcare         
Dr. Eric Lowe | Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters
Dr. Jonathan Mark | Eastern Virginia Medical School
Palliative Care Team | Lake Taylor Transitional Care Hospital  

Dr. Sarah Parsons | Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters
Dr. Linda Pegram | Edmarc, Inc.
Riverside Health System & An Achievable Dream   Sentara To Home | Sentara Healthcare
Sharon Blackwell, RN | Chesapeake Regional Healthcare
Transplant Team | Sentara Norfolk General Hospital       
Lynn L. Wiles, PhD MSN RN CEN | Old Dominion University
Women’s Wellness Wednesdays | Chesapeake Regional Healthcare         
#VaxUp Team | Sentara Healthcare

Virtual Event Details

Thursday, June 23rd | 6:00 PM​

Click below to register to attend the virtual Health Care Heroes celebration.

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Watch the 2022 Health Care Hero Awards Presentation

Click the button below to register and view the virtual Health Care Heroes celebration that took place on Tuesday, September 29, 2020.

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