Compassion in Action Webinar

The Compassion in Action Webinar Series offers healthcare workers, leaders and managers a unique opportunity to learn about topics related to compassionate, collaborative care from leading practitioners and researchers in this field.

Portraits of Compassion: A Conversation with the 2021 National Compassionate Caregivers of the Year

December 7, 2021 from 3:00 – 4:00 PM ET

Please join us for a special celebration of the 2021 National Compassionate Caregivers of the Year®. This year marks the 22nd anniversary of the NCCY Award, a national recognition program that celebrates healthcare professionals who exemplify extraordinary devotion and compassion in caring for patients and families. This year’s seven finalists will share personal stories of giving, receiving, and making possible compassionate care during an intimate panel discussion and Q&A, moderated by the Schwartz Center’s own Chief Medical Officer Dr. Beth Lown.

The 2021 National Compassion Caregivers of the year are:

Nora Kramer, RN, MS, CNRN

Orlanda Mackie, MD

Jose Morales, MD-MPH

Sparkles Ransom, MSW, LCSW, C-ASWCM, C-SWHC

The C.A.R.E (Caregiver Assistance Resources and Education) Program

The H.E.A.R (Healer Education Assessment and Referral) Team

Get to know the 2021 National Compassionate Caregivers of the Year.



The Compassion in Action webinar series is funded in part by a donation made in memory of Julian and Eunice Cohen. The series is free of charge to all members of the public. All Compassion in Action webinars will be archived here following the live broadcast.

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