News & Views

Nancy in the News

Articles

2021
  • Creating a Culture of Disruption, Change and Innovation – by Nancy M. Schlichting FACHE(R), Futurescan 2021, Healthcare Trends and Implications 2021-2026
2020
  • Succession Planning in Healthcare: Myths, Realities, and Practical Advice – Feature Article, Frontiers of Health Services Management
    (a publication of Foundation of the American College of Healthcare Executives), Volume 35, Number 4, Summer 2020
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Videos

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Awards

Nancy has been the recipient of numerous local and national awards and honors during her career.

2021
  • Dean Conley Award – American College of Healthcare Executives
  • Allan D. Gilmour Award for Outstanding Leadership in Inclusion – Detroit Regional LGBT Chamber of Commerce
  • Distinguished Service Award – Michigan Health and Hospital Association
2020
  • Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters – Towson University
2018
  • Clement Kern Award for Social Impact – Southwest Solutions
  • Outstanding Woman Leader in Healthcare Award – University of Michigan
2017
  • Sloan Program in Health Care Administration Distinguished Alumni Award – Cornell University
  • Special Recognition Award – Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
  • Lifetime Achievement Award – Induction into Michigan Business Women Hall of Fame
2016
  • 100 Most Influential Women in Michigan – Crain’s Detroit Business
  • Runner-up in the Corporate Achievement category – Crain’s Detroit Business annual Health Care Heroes awards program
  • IMPACT Visionary Award – Modern Healthcare Magazine
  • Sy Gottlieb Award – Greater Detroit Area Health Council
  • Civic Leadership Award – Interfaith Leadership Council of Metropolitan Detroit
  • Angel Award, VOICES – Ruth Ellis Center, Detroit
  • Michigan Executive of the Year Award – Mike Ilitch School of Business, Wayne State University
2015
  • 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare – Modern Healthcare (Seventh time Nancy received this recognition from the magazine.)
  • Top 25 Women in Healthcare – Modern Healthcare (Fifth time Nancy received this recognition from the magazine and she is the only woman from Michigan.)
  • Best of MichBusiness Award, CEO of CEOs – Michigan Food & Beverage Association
  • Honorary Doctorate of Business Administration – Eastern Michigan University
2014
  • Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award – National Center for Healthcare Leadership
  • Senior Level Regent’s Award – American College of Healthcare Executives
  • BOLD Award, for leadership development – National Center for Health Care Leadership
  • 40 of the Smartest People in Healthcare – Becker’s Hospital Review
  • TRUST Award – The Health Research & Educational Trust of the American Hospital Association
2013
  • 130 Nonprofit Hospital and Health System CEOs to Know – Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Annual Healthcare Leadership Award – Becker’s Hospital Review
2012
  • Newsmaker of the Year – Crain’s Detroit Business
  • 20 People Who Make Healthcare Better – HealthLeaders Media
  • 50 of the Most Powerful People in Healthcare – Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Meritorious Service Award – Michigan Health & Hospital Association
  • Heritage Hall of Fame Gallery – The International Institute Foundation
  • Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award – Ernst & Young
  • Business Leader of the Year – The Harvard Business School Club of Michigan
  • Distinguished Service Award – Henry Ford Community College