Employee Relations, Wellness, and Recognition, Office of


To provide special recognition of employees, persons, or organizations for work or actions that support and further the mission, goals, values, and initiative of Rhode Island Department of Health.

What we do

  • Recognize individuals and teams, in a timely and effective way, for their exceptional contributions to their office, the Department, or to the citizens of Rhode Island;
  • Oversee the RIDOH Champion of Health Community Choice Award. Nomination Form
  • Provide a continuum of opportunities to acknowledge and recognize members of the Rhode Island Department of Health team and our partners;
  • Help Rhode Island Department of Health foster an environment of shared success and commitment;
  • Recognize that everyone can make a difference; and
  • Showcase employees as role models.