Hull Daily Mail Health & Care Awards 2018

Showcasing the fantastic health care across East Yorkshire’s health spectrum.

Hull Daily Mail Health & Care Awards 2018

Hosted by Hull Daily Mail

The Health & Care Awards 2018 are for Domiciliary care and community services, ward-based care and outpatient clinics, health care for mums-to-be to end-of-life care of the dying and this is our chance to say thank you to the people who are there for us when we need them most.

The care, dedication and commitment shown by the people working in the NHS in East Yorkshire; from porters and carers to surgeons and district nurses, our health care staff are going that extra mile to uphold the principles of an NHS which means so much to so many. Only in its 3rd year, it is our chance to showcase the fantastic health care across East Yorkshire’s health spectrum. We want to reward teams and individuals who go above and beyond, every day of their working life.

Deadline for Entries: 31 Aug 2018
Shortlist Announced: 25 Sep 2018
Awards Ceremony: 18 Oct 2018


Outstanding Health Professional of the Year

We are looking for East Yorkshire’s best health professional. The person who has shown great dedication to duty and goes to extra mile to provide the best care possible for patients, either in the community or a health care environment. This could be a nurse, doctor, physiotherapist, radiographer, paramedic, occupational therapist or podiatrist.

Carer of the Year

Do you know a husband or wife or a relative who is putting the needs of another person first? Let us reward the carer displaying true compassion in caring for someone else.

Care Home of the Year

Caring for our most vulnerable members of society, we’re asking for you to nominate East Yorkshire’s best care home, where residents are at the centre of care. From tailoring services to meet individual needs to ensuring people are treated with dignity and respect, we’re keen to recognise the best care in our community.

One to Watch

Volunteer of the Year

Do you know someone who gives up their time to help others? From visiting the lonely and frail at home to tackle social isolation to helping out at a hospice, tell us about the special person who puts others before themselves.

Mental Health & Wellbeing Award

We’re determined at the Hull Daily Mail to ensure mental health is given parity of esteem with physical health. Do you know of a service which is offering support, advice or help in the community to encourage mental wellbeing? Is there a dementia champion in your midst who is playing a key role in helping people with memory loss? Or is there a service out there tackling depression or anxiety? Let’s give them the recognition they deserve.

Health Improvement Award

East Yorkshire is blessed by a range of community-based projects which are playing a crucial role in promoting good health. Tell us about your project and how it is changing people’s lives for the better.

Health Partnership of the Year

We are looking to reward an organisation who has been working in partnership to bring about a change in the local community. This may be a charity working with the NHS, or two NHS organisations working together or even the Police and Fire Service working in conjunction with another partner.

Innovation in Health & Social Care

In financially challenging times, innovation and new ways of working are taking centre stage. We are looking to highlight an innovative service, a team using new methods of health care or a great idea which is changing the delivery of health care to the benefits of patients.

Unsung Health Hero

This accolade awards someone outside the health service or public sector who go to extra mile, is dedicated, compassionate and has dedicated their life to either caring for others or has brought about change.

Lifetime Contribution to Health

Do you know a doctor, nurse, social care provider or healthcare professional who has dedicated their life to the NHS? Have they lived through major changes but the one thing which remains constant is their dedication and compassion for others? This award will recognise the individual who upholds the principles of the NHS every day of their working life.


Bishop Burton

Bishop Burton is one of the UK's leading land-based colleges and has a national reputation for quality.
We’re the only college in the UK to hold Centre of Vocational Excellence status in both Agriculture and Equine and in 2017 accrediting body Pearson declared us the Outstanding BTEC College of the Year.

Our excellent success rates, unrivalled facilities and innovative teaching were all factors in recieving the highly coveted national accolade.


At Citycare and Shared Agenda, we work proactively with our partners to identify achievable estates solutions, ensuring you get the most from your estate.
From straightforward advice, to comprehensive estates planning and development services, we think innovatively to develop tailored options that make the best use of your resource and environments.
We become part of your team and get to know your organisation, services and culture, removing the hassle from developments, delivering on time and to budget.

City Health Care Partnership

A growing co-owned 'for better profit' business providing a wide range of health and care services across numerous geographical areas (Hull, East Riding, Knowsley, Wigan and St Helens). A socially motivated company, our diversifying portfolio of businesses and registered charity allow us to invest into our services, staff and the communities in which we work.
Our services help minimise the need for acute care in hospital through early interventions, community-based treatment and promotion of healthy lifestyles.

We provide over 80 diverse services in community settings, including End of Life, District Nursing, TB Clinics, Community Paediatric Nursing, Health Visitors, School Nurses, Sexual Health, Dentistry, Public Health, Prison Health, GP Practices, Minor Injury Units, Eating Disorders and Psychological Wellbeing to name but a few. We employ around 1900 people.

Hull Clinical Commissioning Group

NHS Hull CCG has responsibility for the commissioning of health services to meet the reasonable needs of the people of Hull. Our vision is to create a healthier Hull, and in order to achieve this we work in close collaboration with our partners to improve health, reduce health inequality and secure excellent services for all the communities in Hull.

Hull College

Hull College Group is one of the largest further and higher education colleges in the country, offering over 1000 courses to over 26,000 students every year.

With programmes available from entry right through to master’s level qualifications, we offer the widest range of technical and professional qualifications in the region. As a Beacon college with a Quality kitemark for our outstanding HE provision, we have an excellent reputation for the quality of teaching and support we provide to all our students. We pride ourselves on our commitment to preparing our students for the world of work, which is why we place so much emphasis on developing employability skills alongside your main qualification. Our students are taught in state of the art facilities, including hair and beauty salons, restaurant, music, dance and recording studios, theatres and workshops, giving you the experience of real work settings and the skills to succeed.

Hull York Medical School

A partnership for people who want to make a difference
Through a unique partnership with the Universities of Hull and York, regional NHS Trust providers and community healthcare providers, we offer exceptional medical education – centred on problem based learning, clinical and communication skills and early and sustained clinical exposure.

Our impact goes beyond teaching and learning and extends to research, which has discovery and innovation at its heart. This research is improving the lives of patients locally and impacting national and international health agendas, in areas such as cancer research, palliative medicine, mental health and global public health.

Smith & Nephew

Smith & Nephew supports healthcare professionals in more than 100 countries in their daily efforts to improve the lives of their patients.

We do this by taking a pioneering approach to the design of our advanced medical products and services, by securing wider access to our diverse technologies for more customers globally, and by enabling better outcomes for patients and healthcare systems.

University of Hull

The University of Hull has been changing the way people think for 90 years. Our motto, Lampada Ferens, translates as ‘carrying the light of learning’, and over the years, we’ve shared that light with thousands of people from across the world.

As England’s 14th-oldest university, we have a proud heritage of academic excellence, and a history of creating and inspiring life-changing research. And we have no plans to stop helping to build a better world.




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