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The Negley Awards are presented annually to provider organizations who demonstrate excellence in risk management practices. To be eligible, applicants must be a MHRRG shareholder or a member of the Mental Health Corporations of America or the National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare.

The Negley Awards were established in 1990 by Negley Associates, Inc., underwriting managers for the Mental Health Risk Retention Group. They recognize outstanding achievements in risk management by community mental health centers and offer the opportunity to expand services otherwise not available. In addition, winners share their risk management strategies with the mental health community. The winning community mental health centers will be selected from the applicants by the MHRRG Board of Directors.

  • AltaPointe Health Systems (AL)
    Tuerk Schlesinger, CEO
  • Community Reach Center (CO)
    Rick Doucet, CEO
  • LifeStream Behavioral Center (FL)
    Jonathan Cherry, CEO
  • Russel Nesbitt Services, Inc. (WV)
    Brian Breyer, CEO
  • Wasatch Mental Health (UT)
    Juergen Korbanka, CEO

Winners will receive FREE auto telematics for 10 selected vehicles.
Winners agree to share the results/experiences of implementing telematics with the behavioral healthcare community.


2015 - Data Driven Risk Management Audits
President's Award
LifeStream
Leesburg, Florida
Chairman's Award
Prestera Center for Mental Health Services, Inc.
Huntington, WV
2014 - Management of Cyber Risk
President's Award
Seven Counties Services, Inc.
Louisville, Kentucky
Chairman's Award
David Lawrence Center
Naples, Florida
Board of Director's Award
LifeStream
Leesburg, Florida
2013 - Data Driver Risk Management Practices
President's Award
The Institute for Family Health
New York, NY
Chairman's Award
Advocates, Inc.
Framingham, MA
Board of Director's Award
Prestera Center for Mental Health Services, Inc.
Huntington, WV
2012 - Keeping People Safe
President's Award
Grafton Integrated Health Network
Windchester, VA
Chairman's Award
David Lawrence Center
Naples, FL
Board of Director's Award
Lifestream Behavioral Center
Leesburg, FL
2011 - Wrongful Termination – Creating Policy and Practice to Avoid Risk
President's Award
Bear River Mental Health
Logan, UT
Chairman's Award
Heritage Behavioral Health
Decatur, IL
Board of Director's Award
United Services, Inc.
Dayville, CT
2010 - Minimizing Medication Errors
President's Award
Lakeside Behavioral Healthcare
Orlando, FL
Chairman's Award
David Lawrence Center
Naples, FL
Board of Director's Award
LifeStream Behavioral Center
Leesburg, FL
2009 - Taking action to prevent sexual misconduct in the workplace
President's Award
Boys Town National
Research Hospital

Omaha, NE
Topic:
"Preventing Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace"
Chairman's Award
Heritage Behavioral
Health Center

Decatur, IL
Topic:
"Taking Action to Preventing Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace"
Board of Director's Award
Lakeside Behavioral
Healthcare, Inc.

Orlando, FL
Topic:
"Lakeside's Best Practices Preventing Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace"
2008 - A risk management plan, including policy & practice
President's Award
Grafton Winchester
Virginia
Topic:
"The Minimization of Restraint Initiative"
Chairman's Award
Milestone Centers, Inc.
Pittsburgh, PA
Topic:
"Developing a Five Component Risk Management Program in a Behavioral Health Organization"
Board of Director's Award
The Providence Center
Providence, RI
Topic:
"Infection Control Response System"
2007
President's Award
Cummins Behavioral Health Systems, Inc.
Avon, IN
Topic:
"Total Immersion: An organization-wide approach to risk management"
Chairman's Award
Center for Behavioral Health
Bloomington, IN
Topic:
"Decreasing Risk of Payback"
Board of Director's Award
Bayview Center for Mental Health, Inc.
North Miami, FL
Topic:
"A Successful Proactive Medication Variance Reporting Program"
2006
President's Award
The Providence Center
Providence, RI
Topic:
"Engaging Clients in Fire Prevention"
Chairman's Award
Pikes Peak Mental Health
Colorado Springs, CO
Topic:
"Implementation of an Electronic Quality Improvement Reporting System"
Board of Director's Award
Lifestream Behavioral Center
Leesburg, FL
Topic:
"The Implementation and Use of a Hazard Risk Analysis System"
2005 - Best Practices for Prescribing and Administering Medications to Maximize Recovery and Avoid Adverse Events
President's Award
Vinfen Corporation
Massachusetts
Chairman's Award
Thresholds Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center
Illinois
Board of Director's Award
Boys Town National Research Hospital
Nebraska
2004 - Promoting responsible and effective risk management to ensure the safety of behavioral healthcare clients, staff, and directors
President's Award
Community Counseling Centers of Chicago
Illinois
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Chairman's Award
Coastal Behavioral Healthcare
Florida
Workshop handouts
Board of Director's Award
Riverside Community Care
Massachusetts
Workshop handouts
2003 - A risk management plan, including policy and practice
President's Award
Vinfen Corporation
Massachusetts
Chairman's Award
Heritage Behavioral Health
Illinois
Board of Director's Award
ACT Corporation
Florida
2002 - Excellent Supervision - Key to Employee Responsibility and Reduced Corporate Risk
President's Award
Vinfen Corporation
Massachusetts
Chairman's Award
United Services, Inc.
Connecticut
Board of Director's Award
Tri-County Mental Health Services
Maine
2001 - Limiting Liability while Addressing Violence in the Workplace and School
President's Award
F.E.G.S.
New York
Chairman's Award
TREND Community Mental Health Services
North Carolina
Board of Director's Award
Care Plus of NJ
New Jersey
2000 - Profiling the Potentially Dangerous Client
President's Award
President's Award La Frontera, Inc
Arizona
Chairman's Award
Scioto Paint Valley Mental Health Center
Ohio
Board of Director's Award
ACT Corporation
Florida
1999- Reducing Risk Through Quality Improvement
President's Award
The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester
New Hampshire
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Chairman's Award
The Providence Center
Rhode Island
Board of Director's Award
Manatee Glens Corporation
Florida
1998 - Avoiding Liability for Suicide
President's Award
Spokane Mental Health
Washington
Chairman's Award
West Yavapai Guidance Clinic
Arizona
Board of Director's Award
North Central Mental Health Services
Ohio
1997 - Award Winning Program
President's Award
CPC Behavioral Healthcare
New Jersey
Chairman's Award
Advocates, Inc.
Massachusetts
Directors' Award
Turning Point
California
1996 - Award Winning Program
President's Award
North Central Mental Health Service
Ohio
Chairman's Award
Seven Counties, Inc.
Kentucky
Directors' Award
The Northwestern Corporation
Pennsylvania
1995 - Award Winning Program
President's Award
Shawnee Hills, Inc.
West Virginia
Chairman's Award
Eastway Behavioral Healthcare Corp.
Ohio
Directors' Award
Seven Counties, Inc.
Kentucky
1994 - Award Winning Program
Award Winner
Scioto Paint Valley Mental Health Center
Ohio
   
1993 - Award Winning Program
Award Winner
Bear River Mental Health Services
Utah
   
1992 - Award Winning Program
Award Winner
North Central Mental Health Services
Ohio
   
1991 - Award Winning Program
Award Winner
David Lawrence Community Mental Health Services
Florida
   

 

 



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