Nominations for Lew Brown and Elaine Carty Awards are due on the 1st of April each year

Elaine Carty Performance Improvement Award for Environment of Care
Elaine Carty Performance Improvement Award Application


2021: Swedish Medical Center: Caregiver Health: COVID-19 Data

2020 Swedish Medical Center: Prioritizing During a Disaster Event

2019 MultiCare Health Systems: Workplace Violence

2018 SmartSheets to Track and Trend Issues

2017 Swedish Medical Center:  Shoes for Crews 

2016 Swedish Medical Center:  SmartSheets 

2015 Swedish Medical Center (Using Technology to Create a Safer Environment) (PDF)and Harborview Medical Center (Electronic Incident Reporting) (PDF)

2014 Recipients: Swedish Medical Center (Secured Environment), Providence St. Mary (Emergency Management), and Honorable Mention to Harborview Medical

2013 Recipients: Swedish Medical Center (Code Silver) and Providence St. Mary (Emergency Drills)

2012 Recipient: Swedish Medical Center (Preventing Fires in the Operating Room)

2011 Recipient: Swedish Medical Center (safe patient handling)

2010 Recipient #1: Swedish Medical Center (de-escalation)2010 Recipient #2: Group Health (computerized Construction Risk Assessment Program)



Lew Brown Award

Lew Brown Award Application
2015 Rick Nelson, MPA, CHPA-L, CPP
2014 Susan Leathers RN, Providence St. Mary Medical Center
2012 Karen R. Bowman Nomination Form
2012 Shannon Cook Nomination Form (#1)
2012 Shannon Cook Nomination Form (#2)
2011 Alex Truchot, Group Health
2010 Cynthia Becker, Group Health