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.

Access Partnership

Pam Blais, Pantry Box Project Care4Frontline

Chesapeake Regional Healthcare Cancer Center

Sentara Hospital Chaplaincy Team

Steven P. Greer, MD, FACP, Western Tidewater Free Clinic

Robin Langston, DDS, Hampton Roads Community Health Center

Dr. Rianna Leazer, Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters

Team of Heather Strock, Jane Right, Carrie Burt, LPN, Taymi Richardson, Leigh Ann Brocki, LPN, Randi Bright, and Iris Lundy, Sentara Healthcare

Erin Lucier, Chesapeake Regional Healthcare

Dr. Laura Sass, Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters

Winners will be profiled in an Inside Business special themed edition in March 2022, and recognized at an event also in March.

Margaret Quinn, Chesapeake Regional Healthcare

Dr. Craig Schranz, Sentara Albemarle Medical Center

Eastern Virginia Medical School Street Health CEL Initiative & Norfolk Street Choir at Freemason Baptist Church

Senior Services of Southeastern Virginia

Patricia Higazi, Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters

Connor Smith, Medical Reserve Corps

St. Mary’s Home

Hampton Roads Community Health Center

Team of Dr. Mark Haggerty, Tyler Okoren, Aida Vicente, Alisha Dore’, Shannon Hunnicutt, Cindy Taylor, Sherry Taylor, Mark Crowe, Lee Orciga, NP, Jessica Rivera, and Tammy Maloney, DNP, Sentara Virtual Care Team

Watch the 2021 Health Care Hero Awards Presentation

Virtual Event Details

Friday, March 19th | 4PM

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

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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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