Click on the tabs below to reveal the winners and finalists per category.

Legal Services Provider of the Year


Winner: Promoting youth volunteering in the NHS: DAC Beachcroft


  • Claims Management Service: Capsticks
  • Making Safeguarding Core Business across the NHS: Bond Solon, Knowledgepool and NHS England and NHS Improvement
  • The Regularisation Project with Community Health Partnerships: Capsticks
  • Transforming patient consent: Hill Dickinson and Alder Hey Children’s FT
System and Data Integration Award


Winner: Integrating the NHS Organ Donor Register into the NHS App: Northgate Public Services, Kainos, NHS Blood and Transplant and NHS Digital


  • Home First for Intermediate Care: CF and Lancashire and South Cumbria STP
  • SHREWD Resilience and Whole System Integration in Medway: Transforming Systems and Partners: Medway CCG, Swale CCG, Medway FT, Medway Community Health, Virgin Healthcare, MedOCC, Medway Council, Kent County Council and South East Coast Ambulance Service
  • St Helens Shared Care Record: Putting the right information, in the right hands, at the right time to transform care: Graphnet Health and St Helens Cares
  • Use of automation to create an end-to-end workforce management solution: Patchwork, PA Consulting and The Hillingdon Hospitals FT
Recruitment Services Provider of the Year


Winner: Executive talent for the healthcare sector: Hunter Healthcare

Highly Commended: The Insight Programme: Building diverse talent pools for NHS non-executive boards: GatenbySanderson


  • Assisting the NHS with key projects, challenges and through periods of intense change: Sellick Partnership
  • BMJ Careers Recruitment Subscriptions: BMJ and Hull University Teaching Hospitals Trust
  • Managed Service: Provision of agency nursing staff to specified wards: TFS Healthcare and East Kent Hospitals University FT
  • Reducing high recruitment and agency costs within the NHS: Altrix
MedTech, Device or Hardware Innovation Award


Winner: GDm-Health: Sensyne Health and Oxford University Hospitals FT


  • ETHICON PLUS Antibacterial Sutures & The NHS Innovation and Technology Payment Award 2018-2020: ETHICON and NHS Partners
  • Insight Video Interpreting On Demand: LanguageLine Solutions
  • The Orthopaedic Pathway: Innovating post-operative care to improve outcomes: B. Braun Medical
Workforce Innovation Award


Winner: Implementation of AutoPlanner within district nursing: Newton Europe, The Phoenix Partnership, Leicestershire Health Informatics Service and Leicestershire Partnership Trust

Highly Commended: Implementation of an innovative technology solution to transform temporary staffing: Patchwork and York Teaching Hospitals FT


  • Digital Collaborative Bank – 8 NHS Trusts paving the way for a sustainable clinical workforce: Locum’s Nest
  • East Of England Cancer Workforce Programme: GE Healthcare Partners, East of England Cancer Alliance, Health Education England, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals FT, Southend University Hospital FT and Mid Essex Hospital Services
  • Expanding the capacity of primary care to improve population health in Wakefield: Lantum and Conexus Healthcare (Wakefield’s General Practice Confederation)
  • HR Advisory Service: Capsticks and Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne & Wear FT
  • Empactis Improving Employee Health and Wellbeing: Empactis and Manchester University FT
  • South West London Collaborative Bank - Innovating Staff Sharing Technology: Allocate Software and South West London Collaborative Bank (made up of Epsom & St Helier University Hospitals Trust, Kingston Hospital FT and St George’s Healthcare Trust)
  • Staff Bank: Litmus Workforce Solutions and Lancashire Teaching Hospitals FT
  • Tactical Partnerships - Home First Workforce Solutions: Agincare and NHS Partners: Torbay & South Devon Trust, Royal Devon & Exeter Trust, Dorset County Hospital Trust, Poole Trust, Royal Bournemouth & Christchurch Trust, Solent Trust, Royal Surrey Trust, West Sussex Council & NHS Trusts, Hampshire CCG, Wiltshire Council & NHS Trusts
Procurement Project of the Year


Winner: Serving prisoner involvement in the procurement of Healthcare Services: ABL Health in partnership with North of England Commissioning Support Unit and Her Majesty’s Prison and Probation Service

Highly Commended: Improving clinical practice and outcomes through value based procurement: Becton Dickinson (BD), Chelsea and Westminster and Royal Marsden Shared Procurement Service


  • BMJ Careers Recruitment Subscriptions: BMJ
  • NHS Supply Chain - Procurement Transformation Programme: Ernst & Young and Department of Health and Social Care
  • Reshaping Procurement Practices: Ingenica Solutions and Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust
Most Effective Contribution to Clinical Redesign


Winner:LloydsPharmacy Healthcare Centre: LloydsPharmacy Clinical Homecare

Highly Commended: Clinical redesign of MSK services across Buckinghamshire – iMSK service: Care UK, Buckinghamshire Hospitals Trust and Buckinghamshire CCG


  • Changing care together with clinical practices groups: A clinically-led approach to reduce unwarranted variation in care: Cerner and The Royal Free London FT
  • Clinical Redesign of the Multiple Sclerosis Service: Biogen and NHS Ayrshire and Arran Multiple Sclerosis Service
  • Darwin Transformation Programme: Clinical reconfiguration around same day models of care: Royal Brompton & Harefield FT and Boston Consulting Group
  • Digitising in-hospital NHS postnatal care pathway: Lumeon, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital FT and CW+
  • ED_BBV_TEST&LINK workstream: Gilead Sciences, The Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, Guy’s and St Thomas’ FT on behalf of several NHS trusts and Public Health England
  • i-access: Providing integrated partnership adult substance misuse treatment: Catalyst Support , Surrey County Council Public Health and Surrey and Borders Partnership FT
  • Spend to Save: Gives district nursing teams a head start: Urgo Medical, Northumbria Healthcare FT and Bellingham District Nursing
  • Supporting the NHS to implement an evidence based pathway to transform outcomes for venous leg ulcer patients and services: L&R UK working with Tissue Viability Lead, South West Yorkshire Partnership FT
Best Pharmaceutical Partnership with the NHS


Winner: Working in partnership to bring CAR T innovation to UK patients: Kite, a Gilead Company, NHS England and NHS Partners

Highly Commended: Invest to Save: Prudent prescribing of human versus analogue insulin: Eli Lilly and Company and Cardiff and Vale University Health Board


  • Accelerating The CURE Project - Curing Tobacco Addiction in Greater Manchester: Pfizer and NHS Partners
  • Atrial fibrillation quality improvement in primary care across West Yorkshire and Harrogate: Bayer and Yorkshire & Humber AHSN
  • Integrated Stoma Care Partnership: Coloplast and NHS Partners
  • Northern Bone Health Project - Falls and Fracture Prevention, a Population Approach: Amgen and NHSA
  • Proactive Register Management (PARM) Tool in Diabetes: Eli Lilly & Company, Kernow CCG and Devon CCG
  • The ‘Think ARV’ Project – Avoiding medicines-related problems for people living with HIV in Brighton and Hove: MSD and Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust
  • The transformation of heart failure services in Lothian: Novartis Pharmaceuticals and NHS Lothian
Best Not for Profit Working in Partnership with the NHS


Winner: The GAP Programme: Partnership to reduce stillbirths in the NHS: Perinatal Institute

Highly Commended: Healthcare Apprenticeship Standards Online: Skills for Health and Health Education England

Highly Commended: Transforming prostate cancer diagnosis in the East of England: Prostate Cancer UK and the East of England Cancer Alliance


  • Barca Outreach Support Team (BOST): Barca-Leeds
  • Bassetlaw Integrated Care Partnership: Bassetlaw Community and Voluntary Service and Partners: Bassetlaw CCG, Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals FT, Healthwatch Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire Healthcare FT, Newgate Primary Care Network, Larwood and Bawtry Primary Care Network, Retford and Villages Primary Care Network, Bassetlaw District Council and Nottinghamshire County Council
  • British Red Cross Emergency Department Enhancement & Assisted Discharge Scheme in Wales: British Red Cross
  • Development of principles and guidance for prehabilitation within the support and management of people with cancer: Macmillan Cancer Support, Royal College of Anaesthetists and National Institute for Health Research Cancer and Nutrition Collaboration
  • Genomics Awareness and Engagement Collaboration: Macmillan Cancer Support and Partners: NHS England and NHS Improvement, Health Education England, Public Health England, Bloodwise, Bowel Cancer UK, Target Ovarian, Eve Appeal, Overcome, Sarcoma UK, CRUK, AMRC, Brain Tumour Research Charity, Breast Cancer Now and Ovarian Cancer Action
  • Get It On Time: Parkinson’s UK & Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust
  • Oxfordshire Mental Health Partnership: Restore, Ox Mind, Elmore, Response, Connection Support
  • Service Pledge – Dedicated to improving breast cancer services: Breast Cancer Now and West Yorkshire & Harrogate Cancer Alliance
Best Healthcare Provider Partnership with the NHS


Winner: Partnering for the Future: InHealth Group and Northumbria Healthcare FT

Highly Commended: Co-Located Primary Care Service: OnePrimaryCare

Highly Commended: Community based near patient testing for treatment resistant schizophrenia patients: Britannia Pharmaceuticals, HORIBA Medical and Northumberland Tyne and Wear Mental Health Trust


  • Life-changing Fertility Care: Oxford Fertility
  • NNUH at Home: HomeLink Healthcare and Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals FT
  • Nottinghamshire Acute Partnership - Delivering Care Closer To Home: Nottinghamshire Healthcare FT and Priory Healthcare
  • Pathology First: SYNLAB UK, Basildon & Thurrock University Hospitals FT and Southend University Hospital FT
  • Primary Care Heart Failure Service: Inspira Health, Manchester University FT, Nottingham University Hospitals Trust, The Pennine Acute Hospitals Trust, Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust, Rushcliffe CCG, Bassett Road Surgery – Bedfordshire, Newquay Health Centre - Cornwall, Medtronic
  • ProACT - A Service Re-Design Model for the NHS: Coloplast and Cwm Taf University Health Board, Bladder and Bowel Service
Best Educational Programme for the NHS


Winner: Spreading Group Consultations: The Experience Led Care Programme and NHS Partners


  • Clinically-Led workforcE Activity Redesign (CLEAR) Programme: 33N, GE Healthcare Partners and Health Education England
  • Continuing Florence’s Legacy: Developing the collective voice to lead: Florence Nightingale Foundation, Health Education England, NHS England and NHS Improvement
  • Making Safeguarding ‘Core Business’ across the NHS: Bond Solon, Knowledgepool and NHS England and NHS Improvement
  • Peripheral IV (Device Selection, Insertion, Care and Maintenance) Training Programme: Becton Dickinson (BD) and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
  • Supporting leg ulcer pathway adoption through education, to transform outcomes for venous leg ulcer patients and services: L&R UK and North Lincolnshire and Goole FT
  • The Clinical Fellowship Programme - Medical & Nursing: The University of Wolverhampton and The Royal Wolverhampton Trust
  • Unloc-ing mental health with young people and the education sector: Unloc and Southern Health FT
  • Wellbeing and Asset Based Brief Intervention Training: Wellbeing Enterprises CIC and Bridgewater Community Healthcare FT
  • WHY MCA - Integrated Simulation Training on Mental Capacity Act: Community Matters and Camden Haringey and Islington Community Education Provider Networks/Training Hubs
Best Healthcare Analytics Project for the NHS


Winner: Predicting 999 Ambulance Demand Modelling: KPMG and South Central Ambulance Service FT


  • Home First for Intermediate Care - CF and Lancashire and South Cumbria STP
  • Leveraging technology to rapidly identify hospital waiting issues and target validation resource - Source Group and NHS North of England Commissioning Support
  • Providing clinicians with instant access to their personal patient outcomes data -  PA Consulting and National Clinical Improvement Programme
  • Reviewing Cancer Diagnostics - Attain Health Management and Surrey & Sussex Cancer Alliance
  • Temporary Agency and Bank Staffing Spend Dashboards - NHS London Procurement Partnership (LPP) a voluntary membership collaborative NHS hub
  • Using Predictive Analytics in Community Mental Health Services (MaST) - Otsuka Health Solutions (OHS) and Mersey Care FT
Best Consultancy Partnership with the NHS


Winner: Empowering a digital social care workforce: Accenture, NHS Digital and Healthy London Partnership


  • Clinical Productivity and Efficiency Improvement Programme - Four Eyes Insight and Northern
    Care Alliance NHS Group
  • Darwin Transformation Programme - Royal Brompton & Harefield FT and Boston Consulting Group
  • Development of 10-year strategy for surgical services - CF and Barts Health Trust
  • Gloucestershire ICS Outpatients' Services Project - Attain Health Management and One Gloucestershire ICS
  • Norfolk and Waveney Children and Young People's Mental Health Transformation Programme - RETHINK Partners, Norfolk County Council and NHS CCGs and providers for Norfolk and Waveney
  • Providing consultancy to set up a shared Radiology Technology Platform across the North West London (NWL) STP - NHS London Procurement Partnership (NHS LPP) a voluntary membership collaborative NHS hub
  • Staff Bank - Litmus Workforce Solutions and Lancashire Teaching Hospitals FT
  • Urgent Care Transformation - 2020 Delivery and Hampshire Hospitals FT