Information about the 2022/23 Annual Awards
Nominations will be received in the following categories:
Outstanding Care Acute Service Award
For a team which has consistently demonstrated outstanding clinical care in an acute setting, achieving the highest standards of patient safety and outcomes. This is awarded to a team only.
Outstanding Care Community Award
For a team which has consistently demonstrated outstanding clinical care in a community setting, achieving the highest standards of patient safety and outcomes. This is awarded to a team only.
Outstanding Non-Clinical Service Award
For an individual or a team working within a non-clinical support service that have worked hard to deliver above the expectations of patients or colleagues, delivering outstanding customer service.
Quality Improvement & Innovation Award
For an individual or team who have directly improved patient care, health outcomes or safety through innovation, research and/or quality improvement initiatives.
Lifetime Contribution Award
Recognises the exceptional long-term contribution of a colleague in their chosen field of work. They will have made a lasting impression, demonstrating a passion for the NHS and demonstrated outstanding achievements during their NHS career to date. A role model and mentor for other colleagues.
Equity and Inclusion Award
Recognises an individual or team who have made the greatest contribution to achieving equity or inclusion by improving the accessibility of services and/or experience for patients or colleagues.
Volunteer/s of the Year Award
Awarded to a volunteer or group of volunteers who have made a significant difference to patients and colleagues.
Great place to work
CEO Award for Leadership
(Awarded to individuals only) awarded to an energetic and committed leader someone who leads by example, who demonstrates consistent, compassionate and inclusive leadership and who exemplifies the CARE values and behaviours.
You Made a Difference Award
(Awarded to individuals only) describes how a colleague’s actions have made a difference to patients or colleagues over the last 12 months (April 2022-March 2023).
Rising Star Award
(Awarded to individuals only) recognising colleagues who are taking part in clinical and non-clinical sponsored educational and learning programmes e.g. apprenticeships, management/leadership training, masters etc.
Make your nomination for any of the award categories listed above via our Annual BHT Awards online nomination form
People’s Award for Personal and Compassionate Care
There is also one award, Personal and Compassionate Care award, which is open to nominations from patients, services users and their friends and family only.
This Award recognises those who have made a significant and memorable difference to the lives and experiences of patients and their families in outpatient, inpatient or community settings, during the last 12 months (April 2022-March 2023).
Make your nomination via the online form for our People’s Award for Personal and Compassionate Care