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Aitken Wins MER Award

MER-awardChuck Aitken, assistant executive hospital director, received this year’s Maryellen Reilly Leadership Award. Before announcing the winner, Garry Scheib, HUP’s executive director, noted that “this winner has many of the same traits as Maryellen Reilly -– an effective team player, great working relations with his team, well-respected and known for creative solutions in a complex environment.”

In receiving the award, Aitken said, “I can’t tell you how honored and privileged I am to be tied to Maryellen’s legacy.”

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