Better Care

National recognition at the HSJ Awards

National recognition was achieved for BCHC as finalists in three different categories at the highly regarded HSJ Awards 2016.

Judges acknowledged BCHC's quality of care, service improvement and leadership. The three finalists were:

- the Care in Focus initiative, which released 80,000 more clinical hours and increased face-to-face time with patients by 12-15% across integrated multidisciplinary teams (Workforce category);

- ‚Äécommunity staff nurse Jessica Horabin, for her outstanding support to a patient in the Compassionate Patient Care category;

- Tracy Taylor in the Chief Executive of the Year category, recognised for great leadership in the Trust's many achievements through the year.