Transforming services offered by the NHS and their partner organisations is important to improving many aspects of the patient, carer and staff experience as well as enhancing operations and administration. Consultancies play a positive role in helping the NHS develop services which create better outcomes for patients, save money and improve efficiency. This award has been designed to recognise consultants and their contribution to the running of services.
The winners of this award will be able to demonstrate a positive working partnership with an NHS organisation and their partners with excellent levels of service delivery, best practice, value for money and demonstrable results. Judges are looking for joint working projects with which have clearly defined purpose, solving problems and improving outcomes.
Projects can include sharing, integration and connectivity, diagnostics, treatment pathways and redesigns, workforce and staff engagement initiatives, cultural change, technologies and organisational development, among others.
- Entrants are consultancies which have delivered a joint working or partnership project in the past 2 years
- Projects can be ongoing by evidence must be relevant to the past 2 years up until the awards entry deadline
- Judges are looking for single projects with an NHS organisation and partners