SMC Calls for Nominations for 2017 Doc's Day Awards

(PUEBLO, COLO.) St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center invites patients and family members of patients who have recently been treated at the hospital to nominate a physician or physicians for the Above and Beyond Award as part of the upcoming 2017 Doctors Day celebration.

The Above and Beyond Award recognizes physicians who have gone out of their way to carry out everyday responsibilities, treat patients with outstanding medical care, and who work well with others to provide the most comprehensive and compassionate care possible. Selections will then be advanced to another pool of nominations for the Golden Stethoscope Doctor of the Year Award and will be announced on Friday, March 31, 2017 at a special celebration.

We invite patients and family members to have a hand in this years Doctors Day celebration by recognizing those physicians who are providing exceptional care, said Tunisha Gutierrez, medical staff coordinator, St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center. We aim not only to provide the best care in southeastern Colorado, but to deliver a one-of-a-kind experience to meet the needs of each patient and its important to recognize the physicians who are truly going above and beyond.

Those who wish to make a nomination should contact Tunisha Gutierrez at tunishagutierrez@centura.org or by calling 719-557-5243.

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About St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center
St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center is nationally recognized for its award-winning programs in womens services, orthopedics, cancer, cardiology, stroke, trauma and emergency services. St. Mary-Corwins expert team of physicians, nurses and caregivers provide compassionate, quality patient care, with access to the latest in medical technology. St. Mary-Corwin is part of Centura Health, the regions leading health care network. For more information visitSt. Mary-Corwin Medical Center or follow us on Twitter@StMaryCorwinand onFacebook.

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