January 21, 2010

Nominate a VUMC Staff or Faculty Member for the Credo Awards

Purpose
To recognize individuals who consistently demonstrate exceptional Credo behavior.

Eligibility
All VUMC staff and faculty members are eligible who meet the following criteria:

• Successfully completed orientation period
• Must have scored a 4 or above on annual performance evaluation Credo score
• Not on PIC at the time of nomination and award.
• Faculty nominees must be in good standing.

Manager/chair approval obtained by representative of the selection committee (the Elevate Credo team will serve as the selection committee).
Nominations may be made by anyone, including faculty, staff, patients, patient family members and volunteers. Self-nominations are not accepted.

 Supporting documentation may include:

Community Survey results
Turnover and retention rates
Patient satisfaction data
Quality data
Research awards
Financial performance data
Innovative implementations that improve performance
Departmental/interdepartmental survey data (customer service)
Recognition data (recognize system, thank you note logs)
Demonstration of Credo behaviors
Illustrative stories

Please click below for more information on the Credo Award and the nomination form.

https://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/vunet/vumc.php?site=Elevatesite&doc=19080