James Hennigan receiving the Dan Wilford Award from NTMC CEO, Tom Sledge

April 24, 2019 – North Texas Medical Center (NTMC) presented the 2019 Dan Wilford Award for Compassion and Community Service to James Hennigan, Director of Medical Imaging and Laboratory Services on Tuesday, April 23rd, by NTMC CEO, Tom Sledge. 

 A call for nominations by co-workers was sent out and James was selected by an appointed nomination committee at NTMC. Community Hospital Corporation (CHC) in partnership with its hospitals sponsors the Dan Wilford Award each year to recognize one caring, compassionate and humanitarian employee from its hospitals corporate-wide. James was chosen at NTMC for his remarkable concern and happiness of patients.  He displays a level of commitment to community service beyond the daily operation of the facility.  James has been an active and loyal employee for 22 years. 

James is now in the running for the CHC Corporate-wide award to be presented in the May/June timeframe. CHC will select one of the submitted hospital winners to represent the group as the single winner of the CHC 2019 Dan Wilford Award for Compassion & Community Service.