Awards and achievements
In the last few years we’ve been shortlisted for and have won several awards – demonstrating the commitment, professionalism and experience of our staff and the great work that they do.
Employee of the Year – Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
Informatics Merseyside's Senior Desktop Support Engineer, Rob Stewart was awarded the Employee of the Year ‘Best of the Best’ accolade at Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust’s annual staff awards on Friday 1 December 2017. The honour was awarded to Rob after he had previously been awarded ‘Employee of the Month’ by the Trust for his hard work, commitment and cheerful approach to service delivery.
Informatics Merseyside along with partners Liverpool Community Health NHS Trust, NHS Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group, Liverpool City Council and Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust have been awarded the Best Nursing Technology category during the prestigious ehi Awards, which took place on Tuesday 31 October 2017. The award was presented for the development of a new information gathering and patient assessment tool known as ‘GATE’, which is supporting local Community Care Teams to deliver a more proactive model of care for vulnerable patients in Liverpool.
Team of the Month – Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust
Following our response to the cyber attack in May 2017, Informatics Merseyside was nominated and awarded Team of the Month by Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust for our professional approach and dedication to ensuring services returned to business as usual as quickly as possible. As a result of this award, Informatics Merseyside was subsequently nominated for Team of the Year and invited to attend the Mersey Care Positive Achievement Awards held on Thursday 23 November 2017.
Sunrise Customer Awards Winner - Best Integration Award
Informatics Merseyside’s IT Problem Manager, Paul Williams was awarded the Best Integration Award at the Sunrise Customer Awards on Tuesday 15 November 2016. This honour was awarded in recognition of the innovative and creative ways Informatics Merseyside has used the service management system to support IT service delivery. For more information about the Sunrise Software Customer Awards, please visit the Sunrise Software website.
NWSDN Award Winner - Staff Development of the Year
For the third year running, Informatics Merseyside was awarded the Staff Development of the Year award by the North West Skills Development Network for our on-going commitment and continual drive for improving the way we support and actively encourage personal and professional development. This award was also won in 2015 and 2014.
Runner up in the ‘Best Large IT Service Desk’ award
Informatics Merseyside's IT Service Desk scooped the runner-up prize for the 'Best Large IT Service Desk' award at the 2015 IT Service and Support Awards, which recognise outstanding contributions to IT service management.