UVA Radiology sonographer images a patient

Honor a UVA Radiology Team Member for the compassion and clinical expertise they provide every day in their patient care!

Click here to view past winners of the award.

Who is Eligible for the Rad-ical Award?

  • Nominees must work in the Radiology department.
  • The nominee’s manager/direct supervisor must support the nomination.
  • Nominations will only be considered if they include specific examples describing the professional character and performance of that Team Member.
  • Any clinical acts mentioned in the nomination must be consistent with policies and procedures outlined by the Health System.

Nomination Criteria

At UVA Health System, Rad-ical Honorees are team members in Radiology and Medical Imaging who have demonstrated at least one of these criteria:

  • Go above and beyond their standard job requirements to ensure the comfort and happiness of their patients, patient-families or peers
  • Have performed extraordinary acts of kindness or demonstrated extraordinary compassion
  • Have made a significant, positive impact on a patient experience
  • Whose performance is consistent, team-oriented and dependable
  • Demonstrates extreme professionalism
  • Are identified by patients and families as an extraordinary caregiver
  • Whose clinical expertise has made a significant impact on a patient outcome
  • Deliver quality, relationship-based care that is consistent with our organizational goals


If you have any questions about the Rad-ical Award or need assistance submitting a nomination, please email Maureen Chandler at MPC9F@virginia.edu, Rita Browne at RAB2UA@virginia.edu, or call 434-243-1863.

Rad-ical Award Nomination Form

  • Department or location, if known.
  • Please describe a specific situation or story that clearly demonstrates how this Team Member made a meaningful difference in your care. To be eligible, you must write at least 50 words and give specific examples of outstanding care.