D.J.'s Hero Awards Luncheon: Featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Ben Carson

Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D.,
had a childhood dream of becoming a physician. Growing up in a single parent home, it was his mother who challenged her son to strive for excellence.  Young Ben persevered, and today is a full professor of neurosurgery, oncology, plastic surgery and pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. 

Carson received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2008. Among his career highlights include the first and only successful separation of craniopagus (Siamese) twins joined at the back of the head in 1987.

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The employees of StrategicHealthSolutions, LLC, are showing their giving spirit by raising money for the Omaha Salvation Army. This is the fifth year the company has generously donated to the organization, giving more than $42,000.

In Strategic’s Omaha headquarters, employees have raised more than $4,000 this year in support of the organization. The company has agreed to double the employees’ contributions by donating two dollars for every dollar raised by the employees. This provides a grand total of $13,173 to the Omaha Salvation Army this year.

A check presentation will be made by Strategic to the Omaha Salvation Army at 2pm on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 at Strategic’s headquarters, located at 4211 S. 102nd Street in Omaha. The media is invited to attend.

“The Salvation Army has always been special to me, and it’s heartwarming to see that our employees feel the same,” said Strategic CEO and President Peg Stessman, who is also a Cabinet Club member of the Omaha Salvation Army. “Seeing our team go above and beyond to support others this season reinforces the philanthropic nature of our culture.”

Strategic’s Columbia, Md., office also raised money for their local Salvation Army. Their donation will be provided in late January.

StrategicHealthSolutions is classified by the government as a Woman-Owned Small Business and employs more than 250 people. Strategic’s headquarters are in Omaha, Neb. and has a second office in Columbia, Md. Strategic works with the Federal government to improve the quality, efficiency and value of health care. Areas of specialization include medical review; education and training; program management and systems integration; research and analysis; monitoring and compliance; and enrollment and eligibility.