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2019 Servant's Heart Award Winners

The Scott and Nikki Niswonger Servant’s Heart Award is our most prestigious award created to honor team members, physicians, and volunteers who model the philosophy of patient-centered care.

Learn about our 2019 winners below.

Donna Abel

Going the extra mile(s)
Donna Abel

Corinne Allen

Always there for her team
Corinne Allen

Alisia Askew

Physical therapy and much more
Alisia Askew

Gail Broyles

Making a difference through informatics and service
Gail Broyles

Eric Bulawa MD

Dedicated to not just treating the problem, but solving it
Eric Bulawa, MD

Sharon Farley

Meticulous and dedicated as an anesthetist
Sharon Farley

Melanie Hart

Leading by serving others
Melanie Hart

Tiffany Hodge

Advocate for her nurses, patients – and her horses
Tiffany Hodge

Mark Howell MD

Skilled surgeon with a classic bedside manner
Mark Howell, MD

2019 Volunteer Winners

Marie Cope with her pet therapy dog Lucy

Healing people through pet therapy
Marie Cope

Carol Edmiston

Feeding those who need assistance
Carol Edmiston

Terry Higginbotham

Called to serve, with a can-do attitude
Terry Higginbotham

  • Bob Issac

    Meeting needs at the cancer center
    Bob Issac