This award recognises outstanding team achievements and contributions that will help us better understand, prevent, diagnose or treat cancer and improve patient experience and outcomes.
Teamwork plays a critical and growing role in high-quality cancer care. This award will be given to an outstanding team that has made a significant contribution to patient care, treatment or cancer management.
It may be a multidisciplinary team, a group of healthcare professionals or a management team that has introduced significant advances in clinical practice, patient support (including links to social care), service quality or efficiency.
This award will be given to a team that demonstrates initiatives in the following areas:
- Putting patients at the heart of decision-making
- Preventing re-admissions
- Ensuring the right care in the right place
- Significant improvements in patients’ experiences
- Access to services seven days a week.