Gallery: East Lancashire hospital staff award winners

Dedicated local hospital staff who go above and beyond have been praised and awarded.

Friday, 10th May 2019, 12:00 pm
Some of the winners
Some of the winners

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust held its annual STAR awards recently where 15 awards were presented to teams and individuals.

Clinical Worker of the Year: Sister Kathryn Eves-Keenan and Sister Helen Hughes, Ambulatory Emergency Care Unit
Compassionate Care Award: Pharmacy Medicine Support Team
Non-Clinical Worker of the Year: Faith Woods-Berardi, Assistant HR Business Partner
Quality, Innovation and Research Award: Lindsey Gawthorpe and Louise Counell, Advanced Nurse Practitioners
Patient Choice Award: Andrea Eccles, Clerical Officer (Endoscopy)
Volunteer of the Year: Mrs Doris Iveson, Pendle Community Hospital
Outstanding Achievement Award: Meg Davey, Deputy Associate Director, Quality and Safety
Leadership Award: Matron Lesley Gaw, Acute Medical Units
Rising Star Award: Helen Kirkwood, Associate Palliative Care Nurse Specialist
Role Model of the Year: Jenny Smith, Professional Development Lead (Podiatry)
Unsung Hero Award: Michelle Taylor, Community Staff Nurse, Ribblesdale District Nurses
Non-Clinical Team of the Year: Medical Staffing
Clinical Team of the Year: Stroke Team ICG/DSC