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  • Mental Health Triage team receives Police commendation

    Mental Health Triage team receives Police commendation

    Image description: Congratulations to MPFT’s West Community Mental Health Triage team whose partnership with Staffordshire Police has been recognised with a certificate of commendation by Chief Superintendent Elliott Sharrard-Williams for the support they provide to police.

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  • MPFT Digital are winners of NHS Parliamentary Award

    MPFT Digital are winners of NHS Parliamentary Award

    Image description: Congratulations to the IM&T team who are the Winners of the ‘The Future NHS Award’ in the NHS Parliamentary Awards. The award is for improvements in reaching the digitally-excluded in
    their homes.

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  • Community Dental Service shortlisted for HSJ Patient Safety Award

    Community Dental Service shortlisted for HSJ Patient Safety Award

    Image description: Congratulations to our Staffordshire Community Dental Service, which has been shortlisted for this year’s HSJ Patient Safety Awards in the ‘Improving Care for Children and Young People Initiative of the Year’ category.

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  • MPFT is the overall winner for the 2022 Digital Leaders 100 Awards and Digital Skills Initiative of the Year Award

    MPFT is the overall winner for the 2022 Digital Leaders 100 Awards and Digital Skills Initiative of the Year Award

    Image description: The award is for the rollout of tablet devices to support community nursing staff access patient records and notes with no internet connection.

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  • Amanda Atherton (Safeguarding Nurse) - NHS England Safeguarding Star Award

    Amanda Atherton (Safeguarding Nurse) - NHS England Safeguarding Star Award

    Image description: Congratulations to Amanda who was presented with this award by NHS England’s National Head of Safeguarding Kenny Gibson, for her innovative work on sharing safeguarding messages across the Staffordshire and SOT Integrated Care System.

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  • NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) Awards

    NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) Awards

    Image description: Congratulations to researchers from MPFT and Keele University who were commended for their work at the NIHR CRN awards, which honour the work taking place across the NHS, public health and social care.

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  • Emma Busby (AHP support worker and operational admin support) WINNER of ‘Outstanding Achievement 2022 - Higher Apprentice Award’ at Newcastle College’s Celebration Awards

    Emma Busby (AHP support worker and operational admin support) WINNER of ‘Outstanding Achievement 2022 - Higher Apprentice Award’ at Newcastle College’s Celebration Awards

    Image description: Congratulations to Emma who was nominated by her mentor and won this award for putting herself forward for new opportunities, challenging herself with internal training, and successfully gaining a promotion to a lead AHP support worker secondment.

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  • Information Management and Technology Team: Future NHS Award

    Information Management and Technology Team: Future NHS Award

    Image description: The IM&T team have been named the Regional Winners of the NHS Parliamentary Award: 'The Future NHS Award'. The team was nominated by Christopher Pincher MP for Tamworth, for improvements in reaching the digitally-excluded in their homes.

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  • Cavell Star Award win for Children & Families Nurse

    Cavell Star Award win for Children & Families Nurse

    Image description: Congratulations to Laura Marchant (Staffordshire Community Perinatal Trainee ACP) who has won a Cavell Star Award in recognition of their commitment and dedication for going above and beyond for colleagues.

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  • Cavell Star Award win for Children & Families Nurse

    Cavell Star Award win for Children & Families Nurse

    Image description: Congratulations to Christy Layton Bennett (Community Complex Care Team Leader) who has won a Cavell Star Award in recognition of their commitment and dedication for going above and beyond for colleagues.

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  • Lucy Roberts: Women in Tech Excellence Awards 2022

    Lucy Roberts: Women in Tech Excellence Awards 2022

    Image description: IT Trainer, Lucy Roberts, has been nominated for 2 prestigious Women in Tech Excellence Awards: Rising Star of the Year Award & Woman of the Year Award for her work on many IM&T projects, including delivery of 1:1 digital support sessions to MPFT staff.

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  • Function Mental Health win NHS Procurement Transformation Award

    Function Mental Health win NHS Procurement Transformation Award

    Image description: The Mental Health function formed a pioneering new partnership service with digital mental health provider Cerebral to offer a range of online support for young people living in South Staffordshire and has won this prestigious award.

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  • Social Work Employer

    Social Work Employer

    Image description: Congratulations to the staff and teams whose invaluable hard work led to the Trust winning this award which recognises MPFT’s partnership with Staffordshire County Council in providing integrated health and social care services in the county.

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  • Elizabeth Fairgrieve Award

    Elizabeth Fairgrieve Award

    Image description: Tina Judson, an Occupational Therapist based at the Redwoods Centre in Shrewsbury, won the Elizabeth Fairgrieve Award for the best Post Graduate Certificate in Sensory Integration for 20/21, at the recent Sensory Integration Education Awards.

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  • HR Impact Award

    HR Impact Award

    Image description: MPFT’s Big Shout Out was an amazing day for the Trust. Members of the project team travelled to London for the ceremony and were delighted to scoop this coveted award.

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  • Practice Assessor of the Year (Child Field) 2021 Vicky Edge

    Practice Assessor of the Year (Child Field) 2021 Vicky Edge

    Image description: This award was presented jointly to April Snow and Vicky Edge. The students commented “[We] could see what brilliant nurses they are, they always go an extra mile when caring / talking to the students and always made [us] feel valued.”

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  • Practice Assessor of the Year (Adult Field) 2021

    Practice Assessor of the Year (Adult Field) 2021

    Image description: Awarded to Chris Frost. The student commented “Chris has so much knowledge he is willing to share. He is the nurse that I aspire to be one day and deserves this recognition for it.”

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  • Practice Assessor of the Year (Child Field) 2021 April Snow

    Practice Assessor of the Year (Child Field) 2021 April Snow

    Image description: This award was presented jointly to April Snow and Vicky Edge. The students commented “[We] could see what brilliant nurses they are, they always go an extra mile when caring / talking to the students and always made [us] feel valued.”

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  • Provider Collaboration of the Year: HSJ Awards 2021

    Provider Collaboration of the Year: HSJ Awards 2021

    Image description: The collaborative, led by MPFT, provides adult eating disorder services for a population of 4.5 million covering the West Midlands.

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  • MPFT shortlisted for  Mental Health Trust of the Year: HSJ Awards 2021

    MPFT shortlisted for Mental Health Trust of the Year: HSJ Awards 2021

    Image description: We have been shortlisted for recognising our commitment to partnership and quality improvement, alongside a strong focus on staff engagement and involvement in research.

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  • Freedom to Speak Up Organisation of the Year: HSJ Awards 2021

    Freedom to Speak Up Organisation of the Year: HSJ Awards 2021

    Image description: A clinical matron based at The Redwoods Centre in Shrewsbury has been recognised for her work with the Freedom to Speak Up team in encouraging staff to voice concerns and raise issues by putting a special focus on listening and feeding back to staff.

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  • Award for Patient Safety: HSJ Awards 2021

    Award for Patient Safety: HSJ Awards 2021

    Image description: The Targeted Care Pathway (TCP) is a mental health pilot scheme MPFT’s Inclusion service has introduced at HMP Hewell to improve the safety and wellbeing of prison residents in the absence of in-patient nursing services.

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  • CRIS: Community Team of the Year Nursing Times Awards 2021

    CRIS: Community Team of the Year Nursing Times Awards 2021

    Image description: The Community Rapid Intervention Service (CRIS) team have been shortlisted in this year’s Nursing Times Awards. The team, which is a joint partnership between MPFT and University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust, has been chosen as a finalist.

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  • Kay Stevenson: Compassionate Leadership Award CAHPO Awards 2021

    Kay Stevenson: Compassionate Leadership Award CAHPO Awards 2021

    Image description: Kay Stevenson, Consultant Physiotherapist, was shortlisted for a The Chief Allied Health Professions Officer (CAHPO) Compassionate Leadership Award for AHP leaders able to demonstrate how they have driven forward broad and sustainable innovation.

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  • HSJ Value Awards 2021 – People and Organisational Development Initiative of the Year

    HSJ Value Awards 2021 – People and Organisational Development Initiative of the Year

    Image description: MPFT have been shortlisted for developing 'In Our Gift' – A major people and organisational development transformational programme.

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  • HSJ Value Awards 2021 – Value of the Year Award

    HSJ Value Awards 2021 – Value of the Year Award

    Image description: West Midlands Adult Eating Disorders Provider Collaborative - shortlisted for the HSJ Value Award 2021. Mel Watson, Head of Operations, Specialist Group “We are extremely proud of our collaborative and delighted to have been shortlisted for this award.”

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  • Vishal Boyjoo: Keele University Practice Assessor of the Year 2020

    Vishal Boyjoo: Keele University Practice Assessor of the Year 2020

    Image description: Vishal Boyjoo - students identified that his friendly & supportive approach allowed them to grow in skills, knowledge & confidence during their placement & described Vishal as a great nurse, always seeking to improve practice

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  • Ellesmere House:  Keele University Learning Disability Field Placement of the 2020

    Ellesmere House: Keele University Learning Disability Field Placement of the 2020

    Image description: Ellesmere House, St George’s Hospital - students comments highlighted the welcoming, supportive & inclusive atmosphere created by all members of the multidisciplinary team & the patients themselves & how students felt valued & able to contribute to care

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  • Community Children’s Nursing Team (North): Keele University Child Field Placement of the Year 2020

    Community Children’s Nursing Team (North): Keele University Child Field Placement of the Year 2020

    Image description: Community Children’s Nursing Team (North), students commented on the wonderful support shown to them by the team, & how passionate the team are about their roles & how this is portrayed in their delivery of care

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  • Baswich Ward Royal College of Psychiatrists Award

    Baswich Ward Royal College of Psychiatrists Award

    Image description: Congratulations to the team on Baswich Ward at St. George's Hospital who were shortlisted as one of two finalists in the national Psychiatric Team of the Year: Older-age adults award category at the Royal College of Psychiatrists awards.

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  • HSJ Awards 2020 - MPFT shortlisted for Mental Health Trust of the Year

    HSJ Awards 2020 - MPFT shortlisted for Mental Health Trust of the Year

    Image description: Chief Executive Neil Carr “We are delighted to have been shortlisted for this award which recognises the collaborative efforts and dedication of our staff members and their commitment to fulfilling our mission of making lives better for our communities.”

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  • Vicky Davies Mission Excellence Award for Health and Wellbeing 2020

    Vicky Davies Mission Excellence Award for Health and Wellbeing 2020

    Image description: Vicky Davies who set up a weekly fitness Boot Camp for staff which has contributed to improved staff health and better team working

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  • Redwoods Catering Team Mission Excellence Award for Integrated Working 2020

    Redwoods Catering Team Mission Excellence Award for Integrated Working 2020

    Image description: The Redwoods Catering Team who make a huge difference to the wellbeing of service users and staff, providing good food to eat and a space to socialise, develop skills and aid recovery.

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  • Dr Carola Sander-Hess Mission Excellence Chairman’s Award for Leadership 2020

    Dr Carola Sander-Hess Mission Excellence Chairman’s Award for Leadership 2020

    Image description: Dr Carola Sander-Hess. Sadly, Carola died in November 2019 after a short illness. This award celebrates her significant contribution and her commitment.

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  • Steven Ellis Mission Excellence Award for Coach or Mentor of the Year 2020

    Steven Ellis Mission Excellence Award for Coach or Mentor of the Year 2020

    Image description: Steve Ellis who leads and inspires his colleagues and also works with volunteers who have personal experience of substance misuse.

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  • Oak Ward Mission Excellence Award for Service Excellence 2020

    Oak Ward Mission Excellence Award for Service Excellence 2020

    Image description: Oak Ward for delivering real and tangible benefits through excellent service delivery and continuous improvement

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  • Nathan Moore Jones Mission Excellence Award for Empowerment and Inclusivity 2020

    Nathan Moore Jones Mission Excellence Award for Empowerment and Inclusivity 2020

    Image description: Joint winners, Jo Thacker and Nathan Moore-Jones started a group for men with a learning disability who are wishing to explore their sexuality and cross dressing.

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  • Leicester Sexual Health Team Mission Excellence Award for Innovation 2020

    Leicester Sexual Health Team Mission Excellence Award for Innovation 2020

    Image description: The Leicester Sexual Health Team for making a significant difference by delivering services through the use of technology, making them more accessible and effective

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  • Jo Thacker Mission Excellence Award for Empowerment and Inclusivity 2020

    Jo Thacker Mission Excellence Award for Empowerment and Inclusivity 2020

    Image description: Joint winners, Jo Thacker and Nathan Moore-Jones started a group for men with a learning disability who are wishing to explore their sexuality and cross dressing.

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  • Jen Evans Mission Excellence Award for Learner of the Year 2020

    Jen Evans Mission Excellence Award for Learner of the Year 2020

    Image description: Jen Evans who has shown real commitment to learning and gaining new skills and experience to benefit the children and families she cares for.

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  • Dale Taylor Mission Excellence Award for an Unsung Hero 2020

    Dale Taylor Mission Excellence Award for an Unsung Hero 2020

    Image description: Dale Taylor works with autistic people involved with the criminal justice system and was nominated for supporting and respecting a group of service users often excluded by society.

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  • Mary Parker BJN Award for Innovation 2020

    Mary Parker BJN Award for Innovation 2020

    Image description: Mary Parker, a Non Medical Prescriber with One Recovery Bucks, won the 2020 British Journal of Nursing Award for Innovation for her work towards achieving micro-elimination of Hepatitis C

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  • Piers Anning: ILLY Practitioner of the Year 2019

    Piers Anning: ILLY Practitioner of the Year 2019

    Image description: Piers Anning, Recovery Worker, Hampshire Inclusion team was named ILLY Practitioner of the Year 2019, acknowledging & celebrating the outstanding and inspiring contribution practitioners make to changing the lives of those affected by substance misuse.

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  • HMP Brinsford Healthcare Team: Enhanced Patient Dignity NTA 2019

    HMP Brinsford Healthcare Team: Enhanced Patient Dignity NTA 2019

    Image description: The healthcare team at HMP Brinsford won the 'Enhanced Patient Dignity' award for enhancing dignity for young people in custody, at the 2019 Nursing Times Awards.

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  • Tissue Viability & Infection Prevention and Control Teams: Wounds UK Award for Excellence 2019

    Tissue Viability & Infection Prevention and Control Teams: Wounds UK Award for Excellence 2019

    Image description: The Tissue Viability, Infection Prevention and Control, and Professional Education and Development teams won the Wounds UK Award for Excellence for their innovative work with student nurses in their final sign-off placement.

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  • Community Managed Libraries: HSJ Health and Local Government Partnership Award 2019

    Community Managed Libraries: HSJ Health and Local Government Partnership Award 2019

    Image description: Recognising NHS and local authority partnerships. Our unique partnership delivers 8 community managed libraries across South Staffs. supporting local volunteers to promote mental and physical wellbeing for that community.

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  • Staying Well Service: Health Equalities Regional Champion 2019

    Staying Well Service: Health Equalities Regional Champion 2019

    Image description: The Staying Well Service was successful in the NHS Parliamentary Awards and was named regional champion in the Health Equalities category.

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  • Staff Psychology Service: NHS Parliamentary Awards 2019

    Staff Psychology Service: NHS Parliamentary Awards 2019

    Image description: The Staff Psychology Service was regional champion in the NHS Parliamentary Awards

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  • Mark Taylor: Chief Nursing Officer Silver Award 2019

    Mark Taylor: Chief Nursing Officer Silver Award 2019

    Image description: Staff Nurse, Mark Taylor won a Chief Nursing Officer Silver award at Keele Hall, for his contribution to Nursing Education

  • Rashi Negi: fellowship from the Royal College of Psychiatrists

    Rashi Negi: fellowship from the Royal College of Psychiatrists

    Image description: Rashi Negi, Consultant Psychiatrist for Older Adults was awarded a fellowship from the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

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  • Karen Fidgett: Staffordshire Dignity in Care Awards 2019

    Karen Fidgett: Staffordshire Dignity in Care Awards 2019

    Image description: Karen Fidgett, Patient Environment Lead won the Staffordshire Dignity in Care Awards for providing a voice for those who find it difficult to speak for themselves and being a real advocate for people who use the Trust’s services.

  • Sarah Ryan: Droitwich Lecture 2019

    Sarah Ryan: Droitwich Lecture 2019

    Image description: Sarah Ryan, Professor of Rheumatology MPFT/Haywood Foundation, was awarded the Droitwich Lecture, which is awarded on an annual basis to an individual with international standing who has made an outstanding contribution to rheumatology.

  • Geoff Haywood: Blind Veterans UK Vocational Award 2019

    Geoff Haywood: Blind Veterans UK Vocational Award 2019

    Image description: Geoff Haywood, Rehabilitation Officer for Visual Impairments, Sensory Team (Countywide) was presented with the Vocational Award from Blind Veterans UK, in recognition of his drive, enthusiasm and attainment in relation to education.

  • Emma Busby: NHS Employers Award 2019

    Emma Busby: NHS Employers Award 2019

    Image description: Emma Busby, Physiotherapy Assistant, won the 2019 NHS Employers Award for her work in leading a programme that is improving the lives of patients with lower limb osteoarthritis.

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  • Brewood Library Volunteers: South Staffordshire Community Impact Award 2018

    Brewood Library Volunteers: South Staffordshire Community Impact Award 2018

    Image description: Brewood library's volunteers won the South Staffordshire Community Impact Award 2018, at Support Staffordshire's Volunteer Celebration event.

  • Tissue Viability Service and Community Nurses: Innovation in Chronic Wound Management 2018

    Tissue Viability Service and Community Nurses: Innovation in Chronic Wound Management 2018

    Image description: The Tissue Viability Service and Community Nurses at MPFT were victorious in the Innovation in Chronic Wound Management category at the 2018 Nursing Times Awards

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  • Shropshire Dementia Research Team: Emerging New Team 2018

    Shropshire Dementia Research Team: Emerging New Team 2018

    Image description: The Shropshire Dementia research team won in the Emerging New Team category at the third annual Clinical Research Network
    (CRN) West Midlands awards

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  • Shropshire Sexual Health Research Team: Excellent Partnership Working 2018

    Shropshire Sexual Health Research Team: Excellent Partnership Working 2018

    Image description: The Shropshire Sexual Health research team won CRN’s Collaboration in Research award for its
    excellent partnership working following the transfer of sexual health services in Shropshire to the Trust in 2016

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  • Emma Busby: Guidelines International Network Conference 2018

    Emma Busby: Guidelines International Network Conference 2018

    Image description: Emma Busby, Physiotherapy Assistant, Integrated Physiotherapy Orthopaedic Pain Service (IPOPS) was delighted to win the public vote for the most impressive implementation example at the Guidelines International Network conference

  • Catherine Young and Alison Marshall: Chief Allied Health Professions Officer Awards 2018

    Catherine Young and Alison Marshall: Chief Allied Health Professions Officer Awards 2018

    Image description: Catherine Young and Alison Marshall were named as winners in the national Chief Allied Health Professions Officer Awards for a reading for wellbeing therapy group delivered to patients on a low secure mental health inpatient unit in Shrewsbury.

  • Tissue Viability Team: Outstanding Practice in Wound Care Award 2018

    Tissue Viability Team: Outstanding Practice in Wound Care Award 2018

    Image description: MPFT's Tissue Viability Team won the Journal of Community Nursing (JCN) 2018 Outstanding Practice in Wound Care Award for successful development and launch of the lower limb assessment algorithm.

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