WAITEMATA HEALTH EXCELLENCE AWARDS

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The Categories

Excellence in Health Outcomes

For teams or individuals who have improved care, patient safety or health outcomes for the Waitemata DHB population.

These improvements can be large system improvements or localised improvements.

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Excellence in Patient Experience

For teams or individuals to recognise and reward innovative initiatives which aim to understand and directly improve the experience of our patients and their whanau.

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Excellence in Equity

For a project, person or team that has overcome inequities in access, outcomes and experience by engaging with communities and creating or strengthening strategic partnerships.

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Excellence in Leadership

For individuals who demonstrate compassionate leadership, courage, exemplary team building and our organisational values.

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Excellence in Primary and Community Care

For healthcare organisations, teams or individuals who have implemented innovative solutions to provide care closer to home and improve access, outcomes and well-being in the community.

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Excellence in Innovation

For teams or individuals who have implemented creative, innovative ideas that have improved health outcomes or the experience of patients, whanau or staff.

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Young Employee of the Year

To acknowledge a young person (under the age of 30) who has made an outstanding contribution to our organisation or community, through the outcomes they have achieved.

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CEO Outstanding Contribution Award

The CEO award will be presented to the project, person or team who has made an outstanding contribution to the organisation, improved health outcomes or patient experience.

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Excellence in Research

For teams or individuals who published original cutting-edge research in the last year.


Nominations for this category will be selected from entrants to the April 2019 Research Symposium.


PDF Committee Award for Contribution to Maori Health

Four awards for individuals who have received Professional Development Fund grants that contribute to Maori health

  1. CEO’s choice for grants over $3000
  2. Kaupapa Maori award (by Maori, for Maori)
  3. Open award for contribution to Maori health (2 recipients)


Nominations for this category will be selected from those who have recieved PDF grants that contribute to Maori Health.

Announcements

30 MAY 2019

Good news - we're extending the Health Excellence Awards entry deadline to midnight on Sunday, 30 June 2019. This gives you an extra month to register and submit you best work, or nominate a colleague or team who you think deserve to be recognised.

6 MARCH 2019

Submissions open for HEA 2019 on April 1st.
Watch this space for further announcements.

 

Judges

Learn more about the Waitemata Health Excellence Awards Judges for 2019.

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Got a question?

For any queries relating to the Waitemata Health Excellence Awards please contact
HEA@waitematadhb.govt.nz