The Patient Safety Hero award is given to individuals at Kentucky Hospitals who have performed at a high level of accountability and have been instrumental in one or more of the following areas:

  • Uncovered new methods of quality improvement and patient safety
  • Trained staff member(s) on the importance of patient safety
  • Prevented harm from a patient at risk
  • Other improvement activities that deserve recognition

Nominate a Patient Safety Hero!

Please nominate an individual that meets one or more of the above areas of achievement using the form below. Describe the work that individual has accomplished in the Reason for Nomination field.

The KHA Quality Team will evaluate all nominees for consideration.

The link below will take you to a nomination form on the KHA website. After completion, you will be automatically returned to this site.

Nomination Form

Kentucky's Patient Safety Heroes
Cheyenne Hutchins receives Patient Safety Hero Award Amy Griffith receives Patient Safety Hero Award Ashley Renee Phillips receives Patient Safety Hero Award Brenda Johnson receives Patient Safety Hero Award
Cheyenne Hutchins, Flaget Memorial Hospital
Amy Griffith, Rockcastle Regional Hospital
Ashley Renee Phillips, Continuing Care Hospital
Brenda Johnson, UofL Health - Jewish Hospital