Health Alliance team member a finalist in Metro North awards

Metro North Hospital and Health Service recently announced Health Alliance Project Manager Bridgette Chapman as a finalist in their 2019 Staff Excellence Awards.

Nominated within the Excellence in Integrated Care category for her incredible work ethic, professionalism and drive, Bridgette has been working as part of Metro North and the PHN’s Health Alliance for over 12 months.

Colleagues nominated Bridgette for her ability to apply the vision of the Five Year Healthcare Plan for Older People in a way that is practical and able to make a difference to the health of older people in the region.

Award winners were announced in October, with the ADIS-Link Team, Alcohol and Drug Service from Metro North Mental Health eventually winning within the Excellence in Integrated Care category.

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 PHN wishes to congratulate all the winners and finalists for their teamwork, compassion, integrity and high performance.

Pictured above (left to right): Health Alliance Project Manager Bridgette Chapman, Eric Jesson and PHN Executive Manager, Aged and Community Care Michele Smith the Ageing Well convergence in November 2018.