THA Awards

Each year, THA recognizes its members’ accomplishments with several key awards. These awards are testament to the creative, hardworking and dedicated individuals and organizations providing health care to Texas communities. Below, learn more about each of the THA awards, past winners and how to submit a nomination.

The Earl M. Collier Award for Distinguished Health Care Administration is the highest honor bestowed by the Texas Hospital Association. It recognizes outstanding executives who have distinguished themselves through their contributions to the health care industry and their profession, who are leaders in providing quality health care services, and who are active in THA and other industry groups ... Read more

The Legends Award is a special award of merit given to those leaders who went above and beyond the call of duty for hospitals, patients and the health care industry throughout their careers. Honorees are retired hospital or health care system CEOs who served in Texas have made significant contributions to THA and to the health care industry ... Read more

The THA Bill Aston Award for Quality honors hospitals that have distinguished themselves through measurable success in improving quality and patient outcomes through the sustained implementation of a national and/or state evidence-based patient care initiative that involves physicians, hospital governing board members and staff ... Read more

The Excellence in Community Service Award recognizes a THA-member hospital or health system that makes a major contribution to its community by creating and supporting innovative programs to meet specific needs, improve health status and enhance quality of life ... Read more

Created by THA’s Rural Hospital Constituency Council, the Pioneer Award honors a rural hospital administrator or chief executive officer who demonstrates creative and innovative leadership in the organization and community he or she serves ... Read more

Honoring hospitals and health care systems for their continued membership in THA and the American Hospital Association ... Read more

The THA Family of Companies presents numerous awards specific to their members, customers and areas of operations ... Read more