2013 Pinnacle Award Recipients


J. Leon Claywell
Bardstown, KY

  • Served 13 years on the Flaget Memorial Hospital Board and was instrumental in the improvement of the hospital’s poor financial position and good patient care services, leading to its recognition as one of the top 100 small community hospitals in America
  • Served the Nelson County Department for 6 years as a member of their Board of Directors
  • Was successful in getting Nelson County doctors and pharmacists to address the seemingly excessive use of pain and anti-anxiety agents in the county