Staff And Volunteers Rewarded At County Hospital
6:35am 18th September 2014
Long serving staff and volunteers at Dorset County Hospital have been recognised for their hard work and dedication.
Colleagues, patients and relatives were asked to nominate workers who've gone over and above what's expected of them, to make a difference to people's lives.
The winners received their awards from Trust Chairman Dr Jeffrey Ellwood and Chief Executive Patricia Miller at a presentation ceremony held at the Corn Exchange in Dorchester.
Mrs Miller said: "Our awards are a celebration of the amazing contribution and achievements of our staff and volunteers.
"Staff from throughout the organisation were recognised for their incredible efforts to ensure our patients receive the very best care possible.
"Every single GEM Award winner consistently goes above the call of duty to provide exceptional service and it was a great honour to present them with their awards."
The winners are listed below:
Staff and Volunteer Awards:
Patient Safety Award
Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Administration Project Team
Improving Lives Award
Jo Richardson, Occupational Therapist
Graham Leven, Volunteer Co-ordinator
Lifetime Achievement Award
Joint winners - Ann Burden and Anne Smith
Dr Phil Wylie, Paediatric Consultant
Team of the Year Award
Patient and Public Experience Team
Dr Oliver Tweedie, Consultant Anaesthetist and Divisional Director for Surgery
Student/Apprentice of the Year
Graham Lawson, Theatres
Department of the Year
Dr Pamela Ellis, Strategic Clinical Audit Lead and Consultant Orthodontist
Long Service Awards - 30 Years:
Elaine Adams Sandra Daniels Gail Hayes
Alison Allen Deborah Jones Karen Buckingham
Long Service Awards - 15 Years:
Naveed Afzal Helen Belmont Emma Benson Elizabeth Bradbury
John Brereton Louise Brereton Lyn Campbell Linda Chappell
Peter Chappell Michelle Cockram Chloe Coward Tracie Cranswick
Yvette Curtis Maree Dethick-Jones Sara Dewell
Sarah Dominey Andrew Farwell Ruth Findlay Sarah Foster
Anita Goodall Chris Gover Linda Hardman Sharon Jarvis
Stacey Markham Katherine Nicholson Elena Parvin
Simon Sharpe Lorraine Tonge Elsa Tracey Wendy Wells
Christine Winfield Annaliese Wykes Nicola Cooke Helena Duarte
Angela Dunford Linda Dunn Rachael Elliott Colette Hamoniaux
Ellen Hoare Jane Hodges Matthew Hough Pamela Lopez
Tracey Mattravers Sharon Mooney Kimberley Nelson Sarah Padley
Juliet Quick Patricia Randall Philippa Scotchmer Lindsey Todd
Karen White Ann Woodruff Maureen Bird Trevor Clarke
Linda Cottrell Gillian Coward Julie Doherty Carol Gwynne
Amanda Heath Claire Mead Esme Pullin Beverley Riglar
Julia Scothern Annette Smith Jackie Squibb John Stace
Sarah Swarbrick Amanda Webb Gillian White Philippa Yeoman