Entrants must be from a private organisation that work in partnership with the NHS. Evidence must relate to a project, ongoing or completed within the past 2 years up until the award entry deadline. For specific eligibility per category, please click the links below.

Entries were reviewed against the following criteria 

  • Ambition - The challenge and context within which your project, person or organisation is set alongside your goals and targets whether quantitative or qualitative.  
  • Outcome - The benefits realised from the point of view of patients, organisation, leadership, value creation, efficiencies and cost. 
  • Spread - The dissemination of your success in terms of how your work has been picked up and replicated elsewhere. 
  • Value - The creation of value from the point of view of patient satisfaction and experience, reduction in bureaucracy, time saved for staff at any level.  
  • Involvement - The stakeholders buy-in and contribution toward the project initiatives and outcomes. How have the relevant staff, patients and partnerships worked together to realise the success? 

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Excellence in the supply of goods and non-clinical service to the NHS
Excellence in improving health outcomes for NHS patients