The Boston Business Journal honored five individuals from Partners HealthCare members with its Champions in Health Care award, given out at a ceremony earlier today. In total 14 individuals and two employers received the award.

Representative Michael E. Capuano spoke at the event, during which awards were given in the following seven categories:

  • Administrator
  • Physician
  • Community Outreach
  • Innovator
  • Nurse
  • Lifetime Achievement
  • Employer

Partners congratulates the following people from across the system for being honored:

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • David E. Storto, President, Partners Healthcare at Home & Spaulding Rehabilitation Network
  • Michael J. Zinner, MD, Surgeon in-Chief and Chair of the Department of Surgery,  Brigham and Women's Hospital    

Physician

  • Joseph Frolkis, MD, PhD, Vice Chair for Primary Care, Brigham and Women's Hospital 

Nurse  

  • Annie Lewis-O'Connor, Founder, Women's After Care Clinic, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Community Outreach

  • Joan Quinlan, Executive Director, MGH Center for  Community Health Improvement

Find more information from The Boston Business Journal.