Cottage Health Honors Physicians of the Year
SANTA BARBARA – Cottage Health announced its 2018 Physicians of the Year Awards which recognize and reward physicians on the Medical Staff for exemplary performance.
Every year, Cottage Health staff members are asked to submit nominations to the Physicians Reward and Recognition Team. Award honorees are selected based upon the most nominations in four criteria: dedication to the profession and patients, respect and courtesy, collaborative practices, and efficient use of resources.
Recipients of the Physicians of the Year Awards for 2018:
Dr. Seth E. Anderson
Internal Medicine/Infectious Diseases, Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital, appointed 1977
Dr. Gregory A. Cogert
Cardiovascular Diseases/Electrophysiology, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, appointed in 2015
Dr. Benjamin G. Diener
Internal Medicine/Hospitalist, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, appointed in 2009
Dr. Katharyn M. Hagen
Anesthesiology, Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital, appointed in 1995
“We congratulate our award winners who have earned the highest nominations from Cottage staff,” said Dr. Ed Wroblewski, Vice President of Medical Affairs & Chief Medical Officer at Cottage Health. “The outstanding work of these physicians demonstrates our core values of excellence, integrity and compassion to patient care.”