Sunshine Award

Thank your extraordinary patient care technician/assistant with the Sunshine Award!

UM BWMC recognizes our extraordinary patient care technicians (PCT) and patient care assistants (PCA) with the Sunshine Award. These honorees exemplify and demonstrate a special commitment to clinical excellence and compassionate care, and they are recognized as outstanding role models in patient care. UM BWMC chooses one PCT/PCA each month to receive the Sunshine Award.

Patients, visitors, nurses, physicians or employees may nominate a deserving PCT/PCA by answering the questions in the form below (nominee's name and unit, how they made a difference in your care or the care of another, and your contact info). Completed forms can be submitted in the following ways:

  • Email it to
  • Mail it to us at 301 Hospital Drive, Attention: Clinical Education & Development Department, Glen Burnie, Maryland 21061

Download the nomination form

Nominations received by the 15th of the month will be considered for the following month's Sunshine Award. If you have any questions, please contact the Sunshine Coordinator at or 410-787-4576.