The relationships between doctors and patients are very special. Whether the care visit is around staying healthy, dealing with a disease, or recovering from an injury, patients and physicians work together for optimal outcomes.
Once a year, patients are invited to honor their Virginia Mason physicians with a personal message of gratitude and a tribute gift if they choose. The annual response to National Doctors’ Day on March 30 has been overwhelming.
Honoring Physicians and Funding Needs
Since 2012, National Doctors’ Day at Virginia Mason has:
Special Notes of Appreciation
From a grateful patient:
"Doctors’ Day is a great idea! Often patients don’t have a way to let our doctors know how much we appreciate them. Thanks to all my Virginia Mason doctors!”
From a thankful physician:
“As a physician, my main goal is helping my patients and addressing their concerns. It is heartwarming to know that my efforts are appreciated and that I am meeting their needs.”
Tributes to physicians and other health care providers can be made at any time. For more information, visit the Memorial and Tribute Gifts webpage.