Three teams up for major awards
We are delighted to have three teams in the running for major awards. Our Medicines Management and Optimisation Team and Children’s Continuing Care Team are finalists in the HSJ Value Awards, and our Procurement Team has three shortlistings in the UK National GO Public Procurement Awards.
The projects shortlisted for the HSJ Value Awards are:
- Polypharmacy review to improve patient care and reduce costs (Pharmacy and medicines optimisation category)
- Delivering personal health budgets for children and young people with complex health needs in Leicestershire (Clinical support services category).
Winners will be announced at a ceremony on 23 May.
In the GO Awards, our Procurement Team’s support for the West Lancashire iHELP community pain management service and for transformation of a discharge pathway in Leicestershire are both finalists for Procurement Project of the Year (sub £20m value). The iHELP work is also up for the Procurement Innovation of the Year Award. The awards ceremony is on 30 April.