27 / 11 / 2014 4.21pm
The results of the Compassion in Practice Awards 2014 were announced at the Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) Summit on Tuesday 25 November.
Congratulations to all our award winners and finalists and a huge thanks to the judges and the award presenters. Find out how the finalists are embedding and promoting Compassion in Practice in their organisations in the official finalists brochure.
Action Area 1 – an organisation that promotes independence, maximises wellbeing and improves health outcomes
Presenting the award - David Foster, Deputy Director of Nursing, The Department of Health.
Winner - Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Action Area 2 - an organisation that has improved experiences of care by embedding Compassion in Practice into its ways of working
Presenting the award - Neil Churchill, Director of Patient Experience, NHS England.
Winner - Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Wirral Community NHS Trust
Action Area 3 - a team that delivers high quality measurable care
Presenting the award - Gill Harris, Chief Nurse (North), NHS England.
Winner - HIP QIP, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Hospital Alcohol Liaison Service, Tameside NHS Foundation Trust
Action Area 4 - a leader that puts Compassion in Practice into action
Presenting the award - Caroline Alexander, Regional Chief Nurse (London Region), NHS England
Winner - Tracy Graham, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
Jacquie Edwards, Bradford District Care Trust, Ward 24 Airedale General Hospital
Kristy Clayton, George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust
Action Area 5 - a team which has the right staff, with the right skills in the right place
Presenting the award - Ruth May, Regional Chief Nurse for Midlands and East, NHS England and Professor Lisa Bayliss-Pratt, Director of Nursing, Health Education England.
Winner - Lead Nurse Team, Birmingham Children’s Hospital
Enhanced Support Service, Princess Alice Hospice
Liaison Psychiatry for Older People Service, Addenbrooke’s Hospital
Action Area 6 - a team that puts Compassion in Practice by supporting positive staff experience
Compassion in practice
Presenting the award - Danny Mortimer, Chief Executive, NHS Employers.
Winner - Bluebell Ward Team, Watford General Hospital
Acute Stroke Unit, City Hospitals Sunderland
North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust
Who could enter the awards?
Any candidate working in the NHS or delivering NHS funded services could nominate themselves, their team, department or organisation. These services can be delivered in hospitals, or in a primary care, community or residential setting.