The organisers of the 2019 Titanium Awards have reminded all individuals, healthcare professionals and organisations in the public and private sectors “driving change by creating affordable, accessible and sustainable healthcare throughout the Southern Africa region” that deadline for Titanium Award nomination entries is little over three weeks away (25 April – see end of article for details).
The awards will be presented at the Awards Gala dinner on 22 July 2019 at the 20th Annual BHF Southern African Conference at the Cape Town ICC.
Categories are as follows:
Titanium Award for Excellence in Creating Access to Healthcare: The award is open to all organisations and individuals in the healthcare sector, including CSI programmes, SMMEs, medical schemes, administrators, pharmaceutical professionals, managed care organisations, healthcare professional, and non-profit and government agencies dedicated to creating access to healthcare for communities.
Titanium Award for Best Healthcare Media Content: This award recognises health journalists and reporters for contributions made by health reporters and journalists towards raising awareness of healthcare issues across southern Africa.
Titanium Award for Young Achiever: This award celebrates young professionals who have made a notable impact in the healthcare industry.
Dr Humphrey Zokufa Lifetime Achiever Award: Seeks to recognise and celebrate any individual who has made outstanding and exceptional contributions to the healthcare industry to promote, grow, improve and advance the sector over a number of years.
Originally called the Lifetime Achievement Award, this category was renamed the Dr Humphrey Zokufa Lifetime Achievement Award to honour the late former CEO of BHF Southern Africa, Dr Humphrey Zokufa, his legacy and contribution to BHF and the healthcare industry, and to acknowledge his generous contributions and wealth of experience and skills.
Titanium Award for Service to Membership: Open, Closed & Self- Administered Medical Schemes, Administrators and Managed Care Organisations. This award recognises and rewards medical schemes (open, restricted and self-administered), administrators and managed care organisations providing the best service to their members. It celebrates industry excellence and unprecedented contributions to members by providing value for money.
Titanium Award for Health Facilities (Hospitals, Primary care, etc.): This award recognises individual healthcare facilities in the public and private sectors. It acknowledges innovations and systems efficiency in the delivery of quality healthcare.
*Entries close 25 April 2019 and can be emailed to email@example.com