Excellence Awards

Trust Excellence Awards 2020.

Guide to the Awards and how to nominate:

Geraldine Donaghy, Chair of the Excellence Awards explains the process.

The Nomination process is now closed. Thank you to everyone who submitted a nomination form and good luck to all the nominees.  Further updates will be posted here.

Application forms are not compatible with mobile phones or tablets and must be completed on a computer.

The Nomination Categories are:

1. Leading by Example – Award for excellence in leadership
2. Working Together – Award for team of the year – front line
    Working Together – Award for team of the year – behind the scenes
3. Everyday Heroes – Award for significant contribution to the Trust which often goes unrecognised
4. Quality Improvement and Innovation – Award for improvement through innovation
5. Partnership Working – Award for Quality Care – for you, with you
6. People’s Choice – Award for outstanding care and compassion

Enquiries: Jane Carr, HR Manager, Tel: 028 3756 4159  E: Excellence.Awards@southerntrust.hscni.net

The overall winner will be announced at the Excellence Awards Event on Tuesday 16 June 2020 which will be held in Craigavon Civic Centre.

  • Excellence Awards 2019

    Dr Kathryn Boyd, Consultant Haematologist scooped the Overall Winner for the Trust’s Excellence Awards and she also took top place for the ‘People’s Choice – Award for Outstanding Care and Compassion’.

    Overall Runner up for the annual awards was Kate Kelly, Infection Control and Prevention Nurse and she also secured the Winners Award for ‘Better Together – Award for Team of the Year – Behind the Scenes’.

    Taking the Lead Award: Dr Sam Thompson, Consultant Paediatrician

    Better Together Award for Team of the Year – Behind the Scenes:  The Communications Team.

    Better Together Award for Team of the Year – Frontline:  Paediatric Theatre Team, Daisy Hill

    Learning in Action Award:  Kate Kelly, Infection Prevention and Control Nurse

    Quality Care – For you, with you Award: Daisy Hill Hospital Pathfinder Group

    Innovation in Action Award: Gail Heaney, Physiotherapist


    People’s Choice Award: Dr Kathryn Boyd, Consultant Haematologist

  • Excellence Awards 2018

    Eimer McGeown, scooped the top award in 2018 for her entry in Quality Care – For you, With You – Award for Partnership Working with Service Users/Carers in the Design and Delivery of Services.

    Trust wide Reporting Radiographers for Plain Film Team took the Runner-up Award for their entry in the Better Together Award for Team of the Year Behind the Scenes.

    OVERALL WINNER of the Southern Trust’s Excellence Awards 2018 – Eimer McGeown, Breast Care Nurse Specialist (Front row – middle)

    You can view a Special Edition Southern i – Staff Newsletter

    Click to view the full list of Nominees and Award Category Finalists for the Trust Excellence Awards 2018.