HSJ Awards 2019

There were several regional winners in the 2019 HSJ awards and we would like to offer our congratulations to all:

Connecting Services and Information Award

Finalist -NECS, Leveraging digital technology to optimise patient flow and reduce delayed transfers across health & social care

Digitising Patient Services Initiative

Finalist: Gateshead Health FT, Health Call Smoking Cessation Service: An innovative behavioural change ‘nudge’ service

Military and Civilian Health Partnership Award

WINNER: Sunderland CCG – Reaching out to our military veterans and their families, reservistsand adult volunteer cadets

Acute or Specialist Service Redesign Initiative – North/Midlands/East

WINNER: The Great North Children’s Hospital, The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals FT –BReATHE

Finalists: Northumberland, Tyne and Wear FT, New Care Models – Specialised children and youngpeople’s service

The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals FT, Improving outcome after rib fracture

Community or Primary Care Service Redesign – North/Midlands/East

Finalists: Northumbria Healthcare FT, Swallow Screening in Care Homes

South Tyneside and Sunderland FT, Pennine MSK Partnership and Newcastle University,Paediatric Musculoskeletal Triage in the Community – RightPath: A Pilot Study

Workforce Initiative of the Year

Finalist: North Cumbria Integrated Care FT, Saving Money to Save Lives

HSJ Partnership of the Year

Finalist: Ward Hadaway and Tees Esk and Wear Valleys FT, The Roseberry Park Scheme

Acute or Specialist Trust of the Year

Finalist: The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals FT