James A. Hamilton Award
The James A. Hamilton Award is given annually to the author(s) of a management or healthcare book judged outstanding by ACHE’s Book of the Year Committee. Nominations for the award are solicited from editors in the management publishing field. Created in 1958, the award is underwritten by the Alumni Association of the Graduate Program in Healthcare Administration of the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, in honor of the late James A. Hamilton, FACHE, the program’s founder and course director between 1946 and 1966, and ACHE’s 1939-1940 Chairman.
The 2016 winner has been selected: Jon Burroughs, MD, FACHE, FACPE, for Redesign the Medical Staff Model: A Guide to Collaborative Change (Health Administration Press, 2015).