2018 HSJ Awards now open

The annual Health Services Journal (HSJ) Awards are now open for entries, offering a great opportunity raise awareness of projects or celebrate, reward and recognise the contributions of health and social care staff and organisations.

A number of categories have been identified by a panel of healthcare professionals, sponsors and HSJ journalists. All categories have their own individual criteria, however applications will be judged against the following areas:

  • Ambition: the challenge and context within which the project, person or organisation is set, alongside goals and targets.
  • Outcome: the benefits from the point of view of patients, organisations, leadership, value creation, efficiency and cost.
  • Spread: the dissemination of your success in terms of how your work has been picked up and replicated elsewhere.
  • Value: the creation of value from the point of view of patient satisfaction and experience, reduction in bureaucracy, time saved for staff at any level.
  • Involvement: the stakeholders buy-in and contribution toward the project initiatives and outcomes. How have the relevant staff, patients and partnerships worked together to realise success?

The full list of categories are as follows:

  • Acute Sector Innovation
  • Acute or Specialist Services Redesign
  • Chief Executive of the Year
  • Clinical Commissioning Group of the Year
  • Community or Primary Care Services Redesign
  • Compassionate Patient Care
  • Creating a Supportive Staff Culture
  • Enhancing Care by Sharing Data and Information
  • HSJ Partnership of the Year
  • Improved Partnerships Between Health and Local Government
  • Improvement in Emergency and Urgent Care
  • Improving Care with Technology
  • Improving Outcomes through Learning and Development
  • Innovation in Mental Health
  • Optimisation of Medicines Managment
  • Patient Digital Participation
  • Patient Safety
  • Primary Care Innovation
  • Provider Trust of the Year
  • Staff Engagement
  • Using Technology to Improve Efficiency
  • Workforce

Further information and details about how to enter can be found here:  https://awards.hsj.co.uk/

The deadline for entries is 14th June 2018.

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