Signature Medical Group received the Excellence in Service Award from the American Association of Orthopaedic Executives (AAOE) during its annual meeting in San Francisco. Signature received the award based on nominations from AAOE’s membership. The award, for providing consistently high quality service and developing programs and services that are models of innovation and excellence that contribute significantly to the quality of service to patients, was accepted by Signature’s CEO, Jan Vest. “I am so proud of our staff and physicians. I accepted the award for them, as they are the ones who really earned this recognition,” said Vest.
Jim Kidd, CEO of Advanced Bone and Joint, St. Peters, MO and current president of the American Association of Orthopaedic Executives (AAOE), presents Signature Medical Group CEO Jan Vest with the president’s gavel at the AAOE’s annual conference in San Francisco. Jan will serve as the Association’s president for the 2016-2017 term. During this time, AAOE is expected to undergo several significant changes, including the creation of a sister non-profit organization that will manage AAOE’s political advocacy program and the establishment of a new office in Washington, D.C.