This award honors an individual or group awareness activity that demonstrates proven improved patient or community outcomes.
|Ms. Wilder is a 14-year stroke survivor and ambassador of the Stroke Support Association in Long Beach, Calif. For the past 10 years, she has visited stroke survivors and their families at the Long Beach Memorial Community Hospital in California. Through her visits she brings new stroke patients and their families hope, encouragement and her own story of survival. Barbara also acts as a mentor and helps train new volunteers.||