We would like to thank
the SOUTH WALES HEALTH & CARE awards 2023
We were delighted to announce the 7th annual South Wales Health & Care Awards in association with the University of South Wales
Together we will continue to shine a light and to honour all those incredible Health & Care workers both at individual and team level, those that are at the heart of our communities.
We want to celebrate all those that have risen to the challenge of the past few months, overcoming adversity, showing tremendous strength, courage, compassion, and tenacity.
We want to share your story and create a permanent record of all those incredible achievements. Showcasing both teams and individuals.
Regional Editor Newsquest Wales
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AWARD CategorIES & THEIR SPONSORS
Dont just take our word for it – here is a flavour of some testimonials from previous sponsors of the Health and Care Awards
“A very good event celebrating the work of professsionals who can otherwise go relatively unnoticed. A very positive and enjoyable event. Important when health and social care is under such pressure”
“Fantastic night,everyone is saying that,well done to all the organisers”
“A fabulous evening, very well organised , well done all concerned”
“I thoroughly enjoyed the event. It was above and beyond all of my expectations”
“Just to say that it was a thoroughly professional and very enjoyable evening”
This award is about celebrating someone who has pushed through change with tenacity and determination. This person may have had to overcome objections or barriers, finding new ways of working, developing new approaches to deliver the best possible care or other impact for people in the community. The winner of this award is chosen from the other category winners.
This award recognises that all those working in care, who make a difference to people’s lives every day and this award celebrates that. Do you know a someone working in care who has worked hard to enable someone to live an independent, safe and fulfilled life? Have they helped to change someone’s life for the better? It is these everyday stories about how our care workers make a difference (big or small) that the judges want to hear.
Carer in the Home
This award is about celebrating the important work that carers in the home do. Are you, or do you know someone who is demonstrating outstanding levels of commitment to patient care and put the patient at the heart of what they do. Does this person go the extra mile?
We are looking for a health care professional who demonstrates an innovative and caring approach to their work. This person must demonstrate outstanding levels of commitment to patient care and put the patient at the heart of what they do. Entrants can be from any health care profession, and can work anywhere, from community care to in surgical theatres.
We are looking for a volunteer, they could be helping to take people to their appointments, reading to the sick, or helping during the pandemic. They will be going above and beyond and have a caring approach to their work. This person must demonstrate outstanding levels of commitment to patient care and put the patient at the heart of their volunteering.
This award will go to the company which believes its environment is the best place to work. The judges will be interested in how the company treats employees with respect and equality; how a company encourages employees to take pride in their work and how the atmosphere created in the workplace is conducive to a successful team environment.
Health Charity of the Year
We are looking to hear about a local charity or a national charity with a local base that raises funds for the health and care sector or to help in with a particular medical condition. The judges are keen to hear about the work they do and the impact it has had. We are keen to hear how much they have raised over the last 12 months and the people they have been able to help.
We are looking for a Care Home that stands out for the level of care they provide. Have you or your family member received great care? Has a care home workers gone above or beyond the call of duty, or has the receptionist always greeted you with a smile and a friendly word? This award recognises the contribution of everyone working in a care home providing a good service to patients, where staff have gone the extra mile when treating you or someone you know.
This award recognises an individual or team providing person centred services to vulnerable people living in any kind of supported housing scheme. The individual or team will need to demonstrate that they are meeting a range of complex care and support needs, including interacting with the local community, be driven to provide the highest quality service to individuals, supporting them to
The judges want to hear about a health campaigner who has stood up for what they believe in. Maybe they have campaigned for better care or lobbied to get a law changed. We want to hear the impact of their campaigning and how they got involved.
We are looking for a GP that stands out for the level of care they provide. Have you received great service? Has a doctor gone above or beyond the call of duty? Has this GP helped you when you really needed support? We want to hear about GP’S who are at the heart of their community and working hard to help improve peoples health.
We want to hear about teams working together to deliver improved patient care. They can be from any sector but must demonstrate impact, very strong team working, strong communication, and the ability to work across organisational boundaries.
Womens Health Team of the Year
This award identifies an innovative project in the field of women’s health, which has measurably improved care for patients
We are looking for a GP practice that stands out for the level of care they provide. Have you received great service? Has a practice nurse gone above or beyond the call of duty, or has the receptionist always greeted you with a smile and a friendly word? This award recognises the contribution of everyone in the GP practice in providing a good service to patients, where staff have gone the extra mile when treating you or someone you know.
This award is open to a department or individual carer/nurse/doctor who specialises in the care and treatment of mental health. Good mental health is now recognized as a vital component to good overall health, and we would like to hear how the care and support in this sector has improved the lives of the individual and their families.
We are looking for a Doctor, Dentist, Nurse, Surgeon or support staff member like a porter or receptionist working in the private sector who demonstrates an innovative and caring approach to their work. This person must demonstrate outstanding levels of commitment to patient care and put the patient at the heart of what they do.
Pharmacy of the Year
How have they fulfilled the awards criteria? We are looking for a Pharmacy that stands out for the level of care they provide. Have you received great service? Has a member of staff gone above or beyond the call of duty, greeted you with a smile and a friendly word? This award recognises the contribution of everyone in a Pharmacy to provide a good service to patients, where staff have gone the extra mile when treating you or someone you know.
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