Shortlist announced for hospitals’ annual awards
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CUH) has announced the individuals and teams shortlisted in its first ever annual staff awards.
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Mission to eliminate hepatitis C
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You Made a Difference - July 2019
A student health play specialist who goes above and beyond to provide fun filled activities for young patients and a senior sister who provides exceptional care and support for our elderly patients are the winners of July’s You Made a Difference awards.
You Made A Difference team award - June 2019
June’s You Made A Difference Team Award goes to the environmental services team.
You Made a Difference - May 2019
A healthcare support worker who helps to keep the John Farman Intensive Care Unit running smoothly and a biomedical scientist who has helped many students further their training are the winners of May’s You Made a Difference awards.
You Made a Difference - April 2019
A ward clerk who spends time supporting patients with dementia and a senior sister who manages memorial services for bereaved families are the winners of April’s You Made a Difference awards.
You Made a Difference - March 2019
A security officer who offered support to a family in the emergency department, and a senior pharmacy technician who worked to ensure that a patient could continue his treatment at home are the recipients of this month’s You Made a Difference award.
You Made A Difference team award - March 2019
March’s You Made A Difference Team Award goes to the Lewin Stroke and Rehabilitation Unit for the excellent quality of care given by the multi-disciplinary team.
You Made a Difference - February 2019
A senior sister who manages the infusion service, helping inpatients transition to outpatient care, and a physician's assistant described as 'one of the most important members of the transplant unit,' are February's You Made a Difference award winners.
You Made a Difference - January 2019
January 2019 You Made a Difference winners are a neurology clinical nurse specialist and a medical secretary.
You Made A Difference team award - December 2018
December’s You Made A Difference Team Award goes to the upper GI (gastrointestinal) enhanced recovery project team for the work they have carried out to improve their pathway for cancer patients from good to outstanding.
You Made a Difference - December 2018
December’s You Made A Difference award winners are a gastroenterology specialist nurse who ‘went the extra mile’ for a vulnerable patient and a healthcare team leader who offers support to patients when they need it most.
You Made a Difference - November 2018
November’s You Made a Difference awards go to a senior radiographer who organises a mental health fundraising event and a specialist nurse administration assistant described as a ‘shining example of an NHS employee.'
You Made a Difference - October 2018
October’s You Made a Difference awards go to a physiotherapist working hard to keep our elderly patients moving and a cardiologist who is always willing to step in and support her team.
You Made A Difference team award - September 2018
The You Made a Difference team award for this quarter goes to all the staff on C7 for the culture of openness and honesty on the ward, reflected in the kindness and compassion demonstrated by the team.
You Made a Difference - September 2018
A speech and language therapist who works with children and adults with highly complex speech impairments and a nurse who supports new overseas recruits settle in to life at the Trust, are the recipients of September’s You Made a Difference award.
You Made a Difference - August 2018
A paediatric healthcare assistant who coordinated an appeal for new toys for the children’s emergency waiting room and the head of the Trust’s patient experience team, who works to support carers and their families, are August’s You Made a Difference awar