This award celebrates individuals who take personal initiative to improve access to and delivery of health services in West Virginia and in their local communities.These outstanding West Virginians go above and beyond to connect others with local health services and take the initiative to create and protect vital resources in their communities. Their everyday acts of heroism inspire us to think globally, creatively, and strive to overcome barriers to equitable health care in our state.

Do you know someone who’s making a positive impact on the health of your community or state? Nominate them for the West Virginia Health Care Hero Award. The form will only take a few minutes to fill out. All nominations will be reviewed by the staff of WVAHC and an awardee will be selected quarterly.

Submit the nomination form → here!


2023 Recipients

2022 Recipients