On Wednesday, September 26 at the WVHA (West Virginia Hospital Association) Annual Meeting, Boone Memorial Hospital was the recipient of the Over the Top Hospital (under 100 beds) award. This award goes to the hospital with under 100 beds that exceeded its goal by the largest percentage. Boone Memorial Hospital exceeded its goal by 233%.
HOSPAC is an independent political action committee, organized and supported by persons who support the improvement of healthcare in West Virginia, and who support hospitals and their role in improving healthcare. HOSPAC is a voluntary, non-profit, non-partisan organization whose purpose is to provide financial support to candidates for election in West Virginia, and to support issues and measures that improve healthcare in West Virginia.
Accepting the “Over the Top Hospital” award were (left to right) Terri Castle (Chief Nursing Officer), Mark Linville (Chief Operating Officer), Virgil Underwood (Chief Executive Officer), John Reger (Board Member), Robert "Bob" Brown (Board President), Tom Bias (Board Member) and David Gresham (Chief Development Officer)