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Distinguished Service Award

HANYS’ Distinguished Service Award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding personal service in the healthcare field in one or more of the following areas: patient welfare, hospital administration, residential healthcare administration, local and state healthcare, public service and promotion of legislation to achieve better healthcare.

Read about our 2020 honoree, Kevin Dahill

Past honorees:

  • 2019 New York State Sen. Kemp Hannon
  • 2018 Stephens Mundy
  • 2017 Joseph McDonald
  • 2016 Dennis P. Whalen
  • 2015 Jon B. Schandler
  • 2014 William Streck, MD
  • 2013 Daniel Sisto
  • 2012 Herbert Pardes, MD
  • 2010 Raymond Sweeney
  • 2009 New York healthcare auxilians
  • 2008 466th Area Support Medical Company and Col. Joan Sullivan, MD
  • 2007 Spencer Foreman, MD
  • 2006 Bruce Flanz
  • 2005 J. Ronald Gaudreault
  • 2004 U.S. Rep. Amo Houghton
  • 2003 New York nurses
  • 2002 Bonnie Howell
  • 2001 Tribute to facilities that cared for victims of the Sept. 11 World Trade Center attacks
  • 2000 U.S. Reps. Nita Lowey and Jack Quinn
  • 1999 Assemblyman Richard Gottfried and New York State Sen. Kemp Hannon
  • 1998 Tribute to facilities that provided distinguished service during the ice storm of 1998
  • 1997 New York State Sen. Joseph Bruno
  • 1996 Assemblyman Sheldon Silver
  • 1995 Richard Benoit
  • 1994 Murray Marsh
  • 1993 Sister Ellen Lawlor
  • 1992 Charlie Staro
  • 1991 David Rogers, MD
  • 1990 Burton Grebin, MD
  • 1989 New York State Sen. Tarky Lombardi Jr.
  • 1988 Assemblyman James Tallon Jr.
  • 1987 Joyce M. Black
  • 1986 George Allen
  • 1985 Rev. Msgr. James H. Fitzpatrick
  • 1984 U.S. Sen. Jacob K. Javits and Rep. Barber B. Conable Jr.
  • 1983 S. David Pomrinse
  • 1982 Lucia Milham
  • 1981 Martin Cherkasky, MD
  • 1980 Ray E. Trussell, MD
  • 1979 Clarence W. Duryea