The UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence award program announces the 2024 global winners

July 8, 2024
Twelve teams recognized for transformational care.

The UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence program is a prestigious global award program that recognizes integrated clinical care teams who have strategically mobilized insights from laboratory medicine to enable greater outcomes and improved patient care.

In 2024, the UNIVANTS program is proud to recognize the brilliant work of twelve clinical care teams that have not only unified across the care continuum, but have made a measurable impact for patients, clinicians, health systems/administrations, and payors.

These twelve best practices have measurably improved care, with impact made across disease states and focuses, including closing care gaps, enhancing equity, improving women’s health, enabling access to care, improving safety, and more. With three top global winners, three teams of distinction, and six teams of achievement, the diverse and innovative initiatives span geographies, health systems, patients and disease states. (See table below.)

The UNIVANTS of Healthcare Excellence award program is proudly comprised of the following program partners: International Federation of Clinical Chemistry (IFCC), Association for Diagnostics and Laboratory Medicine (ADLM, formerly AACC), Modern Healthcare, National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ), European Health Management Association (EHMA), Institute of Health Economics (IHE), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS); each in partnership with Abbott.

To learn more about these winning best practices and/or to apply for recognition in 2025, please visit