AHA NOVA Award Recipients: 1994-2004

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2004 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • Better Beginnings: Brockton Hospital, Brockton, MA
  • Buffalo County Community Health Partners: Good Samaritan Health Systems, Kearney, NE
  • Quad City Health Initiative: Genesis Health System, Davenport, IA and Trinity Regional Health System, Rock Island, IL
  • Quality of Life in the Truckee Meadows: Washoe Health System, Reno, NV
  • Solano Coalition for Better Health Inc.: NorthBay Healthcare Group, Fairfield, CA; Sutter Solano Medical Center, Vallejo, CA; and Kaiser Permanente, Martinez, CA

2003 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • C.O.A.C.H. for Kids: Cedars-Sinai Health System, Los Angeles, CA
  • Hearts N' Health: Glendale Adventist Medical Center, Glendale, CA
  • Saint Joseph Health Center: Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, South Bend, IN
  • St. Mary Medical Center Bensalem Ministries: St. Mary Medical Center, Langhorne, PA
  • Community Action Network (CAN): Trinity Regional Medical Center, Fort Dodge, IA

2002 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • Operation Access:  Kaiser Foundation Hospitals, Oakland (Kaiser Permanente, Oakland Medical Center, Oakland; Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City Medical Center, Redwood City; Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco; Kaiser Permanente, San Rafael Medical Center, San Rafael; Kaiser Permanente, Santa Rosa; Kaiser Permanente, South San Francisco Medical Center, South San Francisco); Sutter Health (Alta Bates/Summit Medical Center, Oakland; California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco; Marin General Hospital, Greenbrae; Novato Community Hospital, Novato); San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco; St. Rose Hospital, Hayward; Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, Santa Rosa
  • The Hope Street Family Center: California Hospital Medical Center, Los Angeles
  • Chester Community Connections: Crozer-Keystone Health System, Springfield, PA
  • Wilmington Health Access for Teens: New Hanover Health Network, Wilmington, NC
  • Mobile Health Outreach Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, Jacksonville, FL

2001 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • J.C. Lewis Health Center: Memorial Health and St. Joseph’s/Candler Health System, Savannah, GA
  • Project C.A.R.E. (A Creative Approach to Resident Empowerment): Mercy Medical Center, Canton, OH
  • TeenHealthFX.com: Atlantic Health System, Florham Park, NJ
  • Vista ElderCARE Volunteers: Vista Health, Waukegan, IL
  • Western Village Enterprise School: INTEGRIS Health, Oklahoma City, OK

2000 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • Ashe County Health Council Healthy Carolinians Task Force: Ashe Memorial Hospital, Jefferson, NC
  • Correctional Health Care Program: Baystate Health System, Springfield, MA
  • Community Healthcare Network: Columbus (GA) Regional Healthcare System
  • Pasadena County Asthma Project: Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena, CA
  • Caritas-Connection Project: St. Mary's Hospital, Passaic, NJ

1999 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • Making a Case for Community Health: Middletown (OH) Regional Hospital
    The Family Resource Center: Mount Carmel Medical Center, Pittsburgh, KS
  • The Health Neighborhood Project: St. Patrick Hospital, Missoula, MT
  • Kids for Health: Washington Regional Medical Center, Fayetteville, AR
  • Children's Village: Yakima Memorial Hospital, Yakima, WA

1998 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • Partners for a Healthier Community: Evergreen Community Health Care, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Providence Health System/Medalia HealthCare, Seattle, WA
  • Glenwood-Lyndale Community Clinic: Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN
  • Greater Dallas (TX) Injury Prevention Center: Parkland Health & Hospital System, Children's Medical Center of Dallas, Baylor Health Care System, Methodist Hospitals of Dallas, and Presbyterian Healthcare System
  • Network of Trust: Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, Albany, GA
  • The Lauderdale Court: A Community Partnership: St. Joseph Hospital and Health Centers, Memphis, TN

1997 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • Health Promotion Schools of Excellence program: Alliant Health System and Kosair Children's Hospital, Louisville, KY
  • Health, Outreach, Prevention, and Education (HOPE): Health First Holmes Regional Medical Center, Melbourne, FL
  • Healthy Community Initiative: Roper Care Alliance, Charleston, SC
  • Obstetrical Care and Prenatal Counseling program: St. Alexius Medical Center, Bismarck, ND
  • HIV/AIDS Neighborhood Service program: Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

1996 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • Lincoln and Sunnyslope: John C. Lincoln Hospital and Health Center, Sunnyslope, AZ
  • Growing into Life Task Force: Aiken (SC) Regional Medical Centers
  • People Caring for People: Beatrice (NE) Community Hospital and Health Center
  • Injury Prevention Center of the Greater Dayton (OH) Area: The Children's Medical Center, Good Samaritan Hospital and Health Center, Grandview Hospital, Kettering Memorial Hospital, Miami Valley Hospital, and St. Elizabeth Medical Center
  • Family Road: Hutzel Hospital, Detroit, MI

1995 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • Bladen Community Care Network: Bladen County Hospital, Elizabethtown, NC
  • Building a Healthier Community: Community-Kimball Health Care System, Toms River, NJ
  • Injury Prevention Program: Harlem Hospital Center, New York City, NY
  • The Community Ministries & Outreach Program: Reaching Out to Our Vickery/Meadow Neighborhood: Presbyterian Healthcare System, Dallas, TX
  • CHOICES: Shriners Hospitals for Crippled Children, Tampa, FL 

1994 AHA NOVA Award Recipients

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  • Health Partners of Philadelphia: Albert Einstein Medical Center, Episcopal Hospital, Frankford Hospital, Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospital, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Decker Family Development Center: Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron, Akron, OH
  • Denver School-Based Clinics: The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO
  • Basic Health Plan: Dominican Network; Mount Carmel Hospital, Colville, WA; St. Joseph's Hospital, Chewelah, WA; and Holy Family Hospital, Spokane, WA
  • HealthLink: Lakes Region General Hospital, Laconia, NH

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