Case Study: Clark County Medical Society’s Winged Heart Award

Established in 2013 former CCMS President Dr. George Alexander, The Winged Heart Award recognizes outstanding individuals and organizations dedicated to raising the bar of health care in Southern Nevada. Nominations are accepted in two categories:

Nursing – Honoring individuals who go above and beyond caring for patients in the community. Nominees must be currently affiliated with a local practice and/or hospital and must be providing a necessary service to patients on an inpatient or outpatient basis.

Non-profit – Recognizing groups whose mission is to improve health and wellness. A non-profit nominee must be a registered 501(c)(3) whose mission is to provide outstanding medical/health care work or to promote wellness within Clark County.

Established in 1955, the Clark County Medical Society is a professional organization of more than 1,100 physicians. The organization advocates for physicians and their patients in Southern Nevada, encouraging the delivery of quality health care within the community. For more information, visit or call 702-739-9989. Follow us on Twitter at