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At Our Best Awards

Making a Difference and Team of the Month Awards are recognition schemes that highlight great care at the Trust – both in hospital and in community services.

Our Making a Difference and Team of the Month Awards are recognition schemes that celebrate success and highlight great quality of care across the Trust.

Welcome to the Trust’s recognition schemes: Making a Difference award and Team of the Month award.

Absolutely anyone can make a nomination and absolutely any member of staff can be nominated.

Do you know an individual or a team who works or takes action in a way, which:

  • Shows how they are living the Trust’s values: KindnessIntegrityTeamwork and Equality,
  • Goes ‘above and beyond’,
  • Makes a difference,
  • Uses our resources with care?

Then you can easily nominate them for a Making a Difference or a Team of the Month award, contact Emma Penman in the Improvement and Transformation Team.

Each quarter, we will be shining a spotlight on each of the Trust’s KITE values: KindnessIntegrityTeamwork and EqualityThis quarter, October-December, the spotlight is on…

We want to hear all of your wonderful reasons for nominating, and if you can, please include examples that illustrate how the person or team you are nominating demonstrates our Teamwork behaviours:

  • Helpful: Be attentive to other people’s needs and feelings, willing to offer help and do what I say I will,
  • Listen: Listen with curiosity, involve and consult other people and help others to take responsibility,
  • Communicate: Communicate clearly and regularly, adjusting communication so others can understand.There can be multiple winners every month for the Making a Difference Award and one winner every month for the Team of the Month Award.

Click on the links below to see our winners so far:

Contact us

If you would like more information about this scheme or to make a nomination, please contact Emma Penman:

Emailemma.penman@nhs.net

Telephone: 01423 55 (3475)

Twitter: @HDFT_Innovation