Extraordinary People Awards

Extraordinary People Awards

Our NHS staff and volunteers deliver extraordinary work every day.

Through our Extraordinary People Awards we aim to recognise and celebrate their efforts and achievements.

2023 awards

There are 11 categories in our awards, which link to our Trust values, celebrate excellent care and innovations, and recognise achievements that are helping us to deliver our Trust strategy.

Nominations for most of the awards in our scheme come from staff and volunteers, but the Extraordinary Care category is open to patients and carers too. If you’ve had excellent care from an individual or team and you want to celebrate them, you can nominate them here.

Contact rduh.employee.experience@nhs.net if you’d like a paper nomination form.

Extraordinary Care: celebrating individuals and teams who have gone over and above to provide excellent care (2 awards)

Living our Values: recognising champions of our values – compassion, integrity, inclusion and empowerment

Extraordinary Collaboration and Partnership: recognising great partnership and integration work, both inside and outside the Trust

Extraordinary Colleague Support: recognising those who have shown significant support to colleagues and/or championed health and wellbeing

Extraordinary Team: recognising excellent teamwork (2 awards)

Learner of the Year: recognising those who have made big achievements through their learning

Extraordinary Leader: celebrating inspirational leaders

Extraordinary Volunteer: recognising exceptional commitment from volunteers

Extraordinary Endeavour: celebrating colleagues who have made an extraordinary effort or achieved significant success to make a real difference (2 awards)

Exceptional Idea: recognising bright ideas and innovations



Green Award: celebrating changes or innovations that are helping us to be greener

Nominations close on Sunday 24 September 2023 at 11.59pm.

Our winners will be announced at a special celebration event at Sandy Park, Exeter, on 30 November.

We need to ask for support to make this event happen. If you are interested in sponsoring us or finding out more, please contact rduh.comms@nhs.net.

Last updated: August 23, 2023


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