2019 Staff Excellence Awards
Outstanding staff achievements were in the spotlight at the annual Metro North Staff Excellence Awards. Winners were selected from almost 200 nominations from across the health service, with nine individuals and teams taking home a prize.
Board Chair Dr Robert Stable AM and Acting Chief Executive Jackie Hanson presented the Excellence in Leadership Award to Dr Robert Hodge from the RBWH Ear Nose and Throat service.
The Prince Charles Hospital Food Services team received the Chief Executive’s Award for their room service project. Kilcoy Hospital Nursing Director Nerys Brackman and RBWH Medical Imaging received the individual and team Values in Action awards.
The winners and highly commended finalists reflected Metro North’s values of respect, teamwork, compassion, integrity and high performance.
Congratulations to all the winners, highly commended and finalists. The 2019 Staff Excellence Awards winners are:
Louise Levien, Recreation Officer, Redcliffe Hospital
Aged Care Ambassador, Cooinda House, Community and Oral Health
Excellence in Integrated Care
ADIS-Link Team, Alcohol and Drug Service, Metro North Mental Health
Excellence in Performance
Adjunct Associate Professor Adrienne Young, Nutrition and Dietetics, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
Excellence in Training and Education
Professor Robyn Fox – Nursing and Midwifery Services, Metro North
Values in Action
Team winner – RBWH Department of Medical Imaging, Clinical Support Services
Individual winner – Nerys Brackman, Nursing Director, Emergency – Nursing, Kilcoy Hospital, Caboolture, Kilcoy and Woodford Health Services
Dr Robert Hodge, ENT Department, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
Chief Executive’s Award
The Prince Charles Hospital Food Services Team, TPCH and Clinical Support Services
The awards were sponsored by QSuper and Union Health and are part of Metro North’s Values in Action staff reward and recognition program.