2019 HNE Health Excellence Awards

Each year, the Excellence Awards are our way of recognising the tremendous talent, commitment and innovation that exists within our ranks.  Congratulations to all winners and thanks to all who attended the Awards Ceremony on the 18 July 2019.

Achievement Award Winners

Collaborative Leader of the Year

Sue Buckman – Acting Nurse Manager, Nursing and Midwifery Services and Manager, Multicultural Health Service

Emerging Leader of the Year

Chloe Rumsby – Clinical Nurse Specialist/Infection Prevention Link Nurse, Narrabri Hospital

​Clinical Team of the Year

‘Give us a Break’ Quality Project Team – Fracture Clinic, Manning Hospital

​Support Team of the Year

Rostering Support Department and HealthRoster Project Implementation Team

Staff Member of the Year

Lindsay Savage – Cardiac Liaison Officer, Southern Region, HNELHD

Volunteer of the Year - Individual

Nicole Scholes Robertson – Renal Services, Peel, Mehi and Tablelands Sector

Volunteer of the Year - Team

Department of Palliative Care Bereavement Team, Calvary Mater Newcastle

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High Value Health Care Award Winners

Patients as Partners

Empowering Patients on Discharge

​Delivering Integrated Care


​Patient Safety First

HNE LHD Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Prevention Program

Keeping People Healthy

The Online Choices Program

​Supporting Our People

Indigenous Health and the Arts

​​A Safe and Healthy Workplace

Safety and Risk Unit - Psychological Claims Management Pathway

​Health Research and Innovation

A Novel Intensive Insulin Management Program for Young Children with Type 1 Diabetes

​Excellence in the Provision of Mental Health Services

Manning LGBTIQ Project Team

​Sustainability and Environmental Health

 Auto Enteral Water Flush = Less Consumable Waste - Manning Hospital

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