Chairman’s Awards – Winners Announced!
The Belfast Trust Chairman’s Awards celebrate innovation and service development by recognising ground-breaking health and social care projects that are taking place in the Trust.
At a recent ceremony representatives of the sixteen shortlisted entries in the Chairman’s Awards joined together to hear the winners announced.
Acting Chair, Professor Eileen Evason presented the winners in each category with a perpetual trophy, certificate and a cheque for £10,000 to reinvest in their services. Second and third placed projects in each category received a cheque for £3,000 and £2,000 respectively, to reinvest in their service.
The five winning projects, were selected for their ability to bring real benefits to patients and clients who use our services. With more than 50 entries in total, the Awards show our commitment to improving health and wellbeing for everyone and by working in partnership with others, to deliver high quality care.
This is also an opportunity to recognise that Belfast Trust staff are of the highest calibre and display dedication, quality and enthusiasm as they continuously make a contribution over and above their contracted obligations.
More than 50 entries were received in the five categories which reflect the Trust’s five corporate objectives.
The five category winners were:
- Modernisation - Rapid Access to ENT
- Our People - My Data – Your Business
- Partnerships - I am Roma
- Resources - Establishing a Trust-wide culture of Therapeutic Review to optimise use of healthcare Resources
- Safety & Quality - “Trust in Us”
Full list of winners
The full list of winners in each of the five categories is:
1st Place - Establishing a Trust-wide culture of Therapeutic Review to optimize use of healthcare Resources (Cancer & Specialist Services – Therapy & Therapeutics)
2nd Place - A professional, customer focused ICT Service Desk (Performance, Planning & Informatics)
1st Place - I am Roma (Medical Directorate)
2nd Place - Working your Way to Recovery (Mental Health & Learning Disability)
3rd Place - A multi-agency approach to the management of young homelessness in Belfast (Children’s Community Services)
3rd Place - Biking to Brilliance (Children’s & Families – Fostering)
1st Place - Rapid Access to ENT (Specialist Hospital, Women’s & Children’s Health Services)
2nd Place - Here and Now, There and Then (Adult Social & Primary Care)
3rd Place - Right Care, Right Place, Right Time with the Right Nurses Specialist Hospital, Women’s & Children’s Health Services)
Safety & Quality
1st Place - “Trust in Us” (Nursing & User Experience)
2nd Place - “Nurse I’m really worried” (Acute Services)
3rd Place - FORD – ‘Steering Fractures into the Future’ (Specialist Hospitals & Women’s Health – Trauma & Orthopaedics)
1st Place - My Data – Your Business (Performance, Planning & Informatics)
2nd Place - Nurses now available in HD (Cancer & Specialist Services)
3rd Place - Get into Reading Programme (Across Directorates)