Celebrating HSJ finalists


We’re delighted to celebrate NHS Quest members who have been shortlisted for a 2018 HSJ Value Award.

The HSJ Value Awards in Healthcare Awards seek to recognise and reward outstanding efficiency and improvement by the NHS. The Value in Healthcare Awards recognise excellent use of resources, but they also seek out examples of demonstrable improvement in outcomes, both within back office functions and clinical initiatives.

Out of 20 categories, six members were nominated over seven categories:

Emergency, urgent and trauma care
Western Sussex Hospitals Foundation Trust, Right care, right place – getting both right for critically ill patients

Improving the value of diagnostic services
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust, Fetal MRI

Improving the value of primary care services
East Lancashire NHS Trust – Integrated Musculoskeletal Pain and Rheumatology Service, Healthy Mind, Healthy Body’ – a collaborative service re-design in a MSK environment

Improving the value of surgical services
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust, Seamless Surgery

Improving value in the care of frail older patients
Royal Surrey County Hospital Foundation Trust, Improving Quality of Older Peoples Care

Pharmacy and medicines optimisation
East Lancashire Hospitals Trust, Dedicated Ward Pharmacy (IS4 team)

The use of information technology to drive value in clinical services
Yorkshire Fertility – Calderdale & Huddersfield Foundation Trust & The Health Informatics Service, Virtual Patient Consultations – The Health Informatics Service & Yorkshire Fertility

Training and development
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust, Supporting Rising Stars to shine – Talent Management at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals:

Good luck! We look forward to celebrating with you at Manchester Central on 7 June 2018. You can see the full shortlist here.