Elaine Carty Performance Improvement Award for Environment of Care
Elaine Carty Performance Improvement Award Application
2018 Coming Soon
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)
2009 Recipient: Tacoma General
2008 Recipient: Tacoma General and Swedish Medical Center
2005 Recipient: Swedish Medical Center/First Hill
2004 Recipient: Jefferson Memorial Hospital for their Pharmaceutical Waste Program
2004 Recipient: Whidbey General Memorial for their Injury Management/Lifting Program
2003 Recipient: Lanny Turay, from Swedish Medical Center
2001 Recipient: Swedish Medical Center/Ballard


Lew Brown Award
Lew Brown Award Application
2014 Lew Brown Award Winner - Rick Nelson, MPA, CHPA-L, CPP
2012 Karen R. Bowman Nomination Form
2012 Shannon Cook Nomination Form (#1)
2012 Shannon Cook Nomination Form (#2)
2011 Recipient: Alex Truchot, Group Health
2010 Recipient: Cynthia Becker, Group Health
2007 No award given due to no applications
2006 Recipient: Linda Cox, St. John Medical Center
2005 Recipient: Ms. Peggi Shapiro, Washington State Hospital Association
2004 Recipient: Phyllis Sebesta, Nursing Assistant at Odessa Memorial Healthcare Center and President of Safety Committee
2004 Honorable Mention: Jack Rogers, Multicare Health System
2002 Recipient: Mary Whealdon, St. Joseph Hospital/Bellingham
2001 Recipient: Rick Case, Providence Medical Center/Everett