Springfield Business Journal continues its tradition of honoring health care professionals in the area during November’s Health Care Champions awards event.
An independent panel of judges selected the recipients for the honor of Top Doctor and chose additional professionals in four other fields: administrator, nurse, technician and therapist. The company awards are for Corporate Wellness Program of the Year and Provider of the Year.
This year’s Top Doctor honors go to Dr. Curtis P. Schreiber, medical director at the Missouri Memory Center at Citizens Memorial Hospital, and Dr. Mark J. Van Ess, physician at Mercy Clinic Ear, Nose & Throat.
The Provider of the Year award goes to Community Blood Center of the Ozarks, and Citizens Memorial Hospital was selected for the Corporate Wellness Program of the Year.
The additional individual Health Care Champions, in alphabetical order, are:
The Health Care Champions banquet is scheduled Nov. 17 at the White River Conference Center. More information can be found at SBJ.net/HealthCare.
A baked goods vendor at Farmers Market of the Ozarks expanded to a brick-and-mortar operation; the first lending center for Old Missouri Bank opened; and London Calling Pasty Co. added a new food truck.