Team Excellence

A nursing profession led team, that has demonstrated a collaborative approach in developing or improving a product, service, process or system that benefits patients and/or the community.

Who is eligible?

Nominated teams must include at least one individual who is a registered or enrolled nurse, midwife or personal care attendant currently working in Australia. Nominations will be judged on the team's achievement that has taken place or been implemented between 1 January 2015 to 11 March 2016.

Nominations must demonstrate all of the following:

    • the team addresses an identified health need, enhances health outcomes or improves clinical practice and the patient experience
    • the team have developed and/or improved a product, service or system 
    • how the development/improvement of the innovation/program has had a positive impact on patients and/or the community
    • the importance of the need/s the product,service, process or system has fulfilled
    • how the prize money will enhance and assist in further development of the innovation/program, together with a clear plan of how the product, service or system has been or will be implemented.
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