The Patient Care Award
The Patient Care Award is about more than clinical treatment. Nominated and selected by the OAMRS membership, this award honours the exceptional contributions of an individual MRT/ Sonographer, (DMS) hospital, clinic, organization or professional team that has demonstrated leadership, innovation in any or all aspects of patient care – from general interactions, providing care to creating great systems and beyond. This award recognizes and honours the meaningful contributions of individuals and teams for acts of caring and compassion that go above and beyond the call of duty, inspire others and have a profound and lasting impact. Preference will be given to a nominee who supplies testimonials and letters of reference from patients, staff, partners, community members and collaborating health professionals.
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The nominee is an MRT and/or Sonographer (DMS) who is a member in good standing with OAMRS. For a team nomination, at least one member must be an OAMRS member.
Nominations must indicate the impact on the nominee’s patients from one or more of the following areas:
- Raising awareness and implementing best practices to achieve exceptional patient care
- Delivery of outstanding service and patient experience
- Collaboration with other organizations and health care professionals
- Educating and promoting patient-centred care to advance the profession
- Inspiring others and having a profound and lasting impact
- Development of patient-centred model or procedure
- Going above and beyond the call of duty to ensure exceptional patient care
Members' Choice Award
This award is given to the nominee who earns the most votes from their fellow members. All eligible nominees will be given fair and equal chance to promote their candidacy through OAMRS communications (Filter, website etc.). All OAMRS members in good standing will be given the opportunity to vote once for the candidate they deem most worthy. To ensure impartiality, voting will be tallied anonymously through online voting software.