Chamber Award

University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center's Occupational Health was named the 2017 Health and Medical Services Organization of the Year by the Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce. After receiving a nomination for the award from the community at large, UH Samaritan Occupational Health was selected based on the following criteria: business performance and standing; customer service strategies and practices; community involvement; promotion of Ashland County and surrounding areas.

Other award winners included: Ashland County Farm Bureau (Agriculture); Ashland Chautauqua (Culture and Recreation); North Central State College (Education); Appleseed Community Mental Health Center (Social Services); Higgins Computer Services (Small Business); Ashland University (Large Business); Farmers and Savings Bank (Professional Services); The Parsley Pot (Retail Business); and Lange Design (Entrepreneur of the Year).