Nominate a Champion of Health Online Now through July 30

June 16, 2010

Do you know a health Champion? Nominations are open for the seventh annual Champions of Health awards, BCBSOK's premier community event benefiting the Oklahoma Caring Foundation.

The Champions of Health awards program recognizes individuals and organizations working to improve Oklahoma's health. As health industry professionals, you are in a unique position to identify those individuals and organizations making an impact on the health of the communities we serve.

Nominations are accepted in five categories:

  • Uninsured,
  • Children,
  • Community,
  • Senior and
  • Corporate Health.

Winners will receive a $1,000 contribution to their organization or program, and all entries will be considered for the highest honor, the Dr. Rodney Huey Memorial Champion of Oklahoma Health award. This recipient will receive $2,500.

Nominations can be submitted at Champions of Health .

The Champions of Health awards program is presented by the following partner organizations: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma, the Oklahoma State Department of Health, the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, the Oklahoma Hospital Association, the Oklahoma State Medical Association, and the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association.

For more information about the Champions of Health program, go to and sign up for the e-newsletter or call (866) 876-4376.