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LifeBridge Health Team Members Honored with Ten Healthcare Hero Awards from The Daily Record

LifeBridge Health is proud to announce that ten teams and team members have recently been named 2023 Health Care Heroes by The Daily Record for their outstanding contributions in the healthcare field.

Each year, The Daily Record, a statewide daily newspaper, recognizes organizations and individuals in Maryland who have made an impact on the quality of healthcare. In 2023, individuals and organizations were honored within nine different categories.

Congratulations to this year's honorees from LifeBridge Health:

Advancements and Innovation:
Sinai Hospital - Samuelson Children’s Hospital

Nurse of the Year:
Catherine Nye, Northwest Hospital
Ashley Small, Carroll Hospital

Physician Assistant of the Year:
Temitope A. Olumoko, DMSc, MHA, PA-C, Grace Medical Center

Physician of the Year:
William Ashley, M.D., Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Esti Schabelman, M.D., MBA, LifeBridge Health

Lifetime Achievement:
Flavio Kruter, M.D., Carroll Hospital - Kahlert Regional Cancer Center

Kinjal Sheth, M.D., MHA Northwest Hospital

Community Outreach:
Tammy Black – Access Carroll

Volunteer of the Year:
Lois & George Warden, Carroll Hospital

Honorees will be celebrated through a weeklong digital rollout June 19 – 23. Each day certain categories of honorees will be celebrated through video reveals at, on The Daily Record’s social media channels and in daily email alerts.

About LifeBridge Health:
LifeBridge Health is one of the largest, most comprehensive providers of health services in Maryland. LifeBridge Health includes Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Carroll Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, Grace Medical Center and related affiliates. For more information, visit