April 21, 2011

Nominate a Leader for the Next Five Pillar Leader Award

All leaders serving VUMC are eligible with the exception of executive leadership, guided by the following criteria:

  • Nominees in a leadership position for at least one year.
  • Nominees must be in good standing and nominations must be supported by “one up” leader.
  • Nominations may be made by any faculty or staff member. Self-nominations are not accepted.
  • Nominees must demonstrate consistent practices that impact success across the five pillars and demonstrate consistent Credo behavior.

Supporting documentation may include:

Illustrative stories and specific examples
Community Survey results
Turnover and retention rates
Patient satisfaction data
Quality data
Research awards
Financial performance data
Innovative implementations that improve performance
Departmental and/or interdepartmental survey data
Recognition data demonstration of the must haves and Credo behaviors


Executive and senior leaders reporting directly to any vice chancellor or deputy vice chancellor are not eligible.

Click here for more information and the nomination form.