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August 6th, 2018

Nominations are being accepted until noon, Monday, Aug. 20, for the annual Paul S. Rhoads, M.D., Humanity in Medicine award, which recognizes a doctor who demonstrates a commitment to quality, compassion, sensitivity and caring attitudes in dealing with patients, families and colleagues.

The Humanity in Medicine award and celebration, authorized as an annual event by Reid’s governing board in 1983, honors the memory of Dr. Rhoads for his services to patients and medicine. He was the founding director of Reid’s Medical Education Department, now known as the Innovation Center. Rhoads helped organize the hospice program and helped organize the Wayne County adult clinic for the indigent. He was the first recipient in 1983.

Nominations can be made here: http://www.reidhealth.org/about/him/.

The award will be presented and announced Oct. 12.