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Fire Starter Publishing Recognizes Award Winning Authors

June 22, 2012

GULF BREEZE, Fla., June 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Studer Group® and Fire Starter Publishing would like to recognize and congratulate four of our esteemed published authors for being named finalists, receiving honorable mention and being named a category winner for 2012 The Eric Hoffer Award.

The winner of the 2012 Micro Press Book of the Year was awarded to Inspired Nurse written by Rich Bluni, RN. Inspired Nurse was written to help nurses and healthcare employees remain inspired, stay engaged and re-commit to the passion we all feel at the start of our journey. Rich Bluni, an RN since 1993, is a national speaker and coach for the Studer Group.

Quint Studer, BA, MS, Founder of Studer Group® received honorable mention in the Legacy Nonfiction Category for his top selling book Hardwiring Excellence: Purpose, Worthwhile Work, Making a Difference. Quint’s first publication, which hit BusinessWeek bestseller lists, helps healthcare professionals to rekindle the flame and sustain a culture of service and operational excellence that drives bottom-line results.

We would also like to recognize three publications that were named category finalists.

  • Over Our Heads: An Analogy on Healthcare, Good Intentions and Unforeseen Consequences written by Rulon F. Stacey, PhD, FACHE was named a finalist in the Business Category. Dr. Stacey’s book discusses the economy’s struggle to pay insurance premiums and where our national healthcare policy went wrong.
  • Practicing Excellence: A Physician’s Manual to Exceptional Health Care written by Stephen C. Beeson, MD was named a finalist in the Legacy Nonfiction Category. Dr. Beeson’s book helps physicians create a high-performance workplace built on collaboration, commitment, purpose and making a difference in the lives of patients.
  • Straight A Leadership: Alignment, Action and Accountability written by Quint Studer was also named a finalist in the Legacy Nonfiction Category. This book will help you identify gaps in alignment, action, and accountability, create a plan to fill them, and become a more resourceful, agile and high-performing organization.

Studer Group® works with over 850 healthcare organizations in the U.S. and beyond, teaching them how to achieve, sustain, and accelerate exceptional clinical, operational, and financial outcomes. Fire Starter Publishing, the exclusive publishing firm for Studer Group, offers intellectual resources for healthcare professionals. Through our books, videos, magazine, and other products, FSP strives to inform healthcare workers of prescriptive to-dos and inspire passion that will encourage action to create change. Our mission is to provide the tools and inspiration to make healthcare better for employees, patients, and physicians.

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