Spectra - Winter 2019

7 Ward 38 Ninewells Outstanding Team Gold Award 2018 “As a team it boosted our confidence and gave us the drive to go forward to make new improvements for 2019.” Senior charge midwife Amanda Kean Dundee Community Leg Ulcer Team Quality/Service Improvement Bronze Award 2018 “We were absolutely delighted to win this award and it has heightened people’s awareness of what we do. Thanks from all of our team.” Team leader Cath Cook Margaret McMillan Ward assistant Outstanding Individual (non- clinical) Silver Award 2018 “I thought I was just doing my job but obviously other people thought differently and I was really touched and overwhelmed to win the award. It makes you feel very appreciated.” Nominations close on Friday, 1 March at 5pm. Outstanding Individual (clinical) Such as a doctor, nurse, healthcare assistant, surgeon, physiotherapist or occupational therapist A quiet star or unsung hero who has a positive attitude, is an excellent role model and supportive of others, making a positive impact on patients and colleagues. Outstanding Individual (non-clinical) Such as a domestic assistant, porter, receptionist, catering or estates staff or service manager A quiet star or unsung hero who does a fantastic job but whose role may not often be recognised. Always happy to help and makes a genuine difference to others. Outstanding Team Such as a service, ward, support services or community team A team who works together to deliver an excellent service for patients, colleagues or NHS Tayside. Collaborates and communicates well and supports each other. Quality/Service Improvement An indiviudal or team with a commitment to continuously improving services and enhancing the patient/service user experience Innovation in Practice An individual or team who has positively changed the way their service is delivered through innovation or research, ultimately enhancing the patient/service user experience. Inspiring Educator Someone who mentors, supervises or trains other people on the job. A role model who supports and inspires staff in their learning and development. Award categories