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CQ Health Staff Recognition Awards

CQ Health has recognised its star performers in its 2021 MedRecruit CQ Health Staff Recognition Awards, with a gala presentation night at Rockhampton Leagues Club.

MedRecruit Team of the Year is Renal Services Unit, Rockhampton Hospital for work across multiple geographical sites supporting the needs of 1200-plus patients. The Renal Service has built and maintained a strong, adaptable team focused on CQ Health’s values, while embracing Care Closer to Home goals for our community.

Employee of the Year is Andrew Dunn, Clinical Nurse Consultant at Mental Health. Andrew was recognised for never failing to unite and motivate the team through his humble, honest and hardworking attitude.

Chief Executive Steve Williamson awarded CQ Health’s COVID-19 Response Team with a special Health Heroes Award, recognising a group of exceptional people who have been on the frontline of our fight with COVID in Central Queensland. A team that has worked tirelessly to overcome every obstacle and challenge posed by COVID-19. A virtual team that has done that with care, compassion and determination to make the impossible.

Other category winners are:

QSuper CQ Health Values Awards:

Belinda Guernieri – Commitment

Carly Maurer – Respect

Eddie Ward – Commitment

Julieanne Howe – Integrity

Tieri Family and Child Health Team – Care

Clinical Excellence Award: Rehabilitation Team, Rockhampton Hospital

Excellence in Non-Clinical Services Award: CQ Youth Connect Team

Triple M Central Queensland Community (People’s Choice) Award: Gladstone Pharmacy Department

Improvement and Innovation Award: Emerald Perioperative Team

Rural and Remote Health Award: The Rural Cell (CQHHS Rural Directors of Nursing and Facility Managers)

Closing the Gap Award: CQ Youth Connect Team

CQUniversity Inclusion and Diversity Award: Renal Services Team, Rockhampton Hospital

Leadership Excellence Award: Rachel Faye

Chairman’s Award for Outstanding Achievement: Gulam Khandaker

Employee of the Year: Andrew Dunn

MedRecruit Team of the Year: Renal Services Unit, Rockhampton Hospital

Thank you to our 2021 award sponsors and partners

  • MedRecruit
  • Triple M Central Queensland
  • CQUniversity
  • QSuper
  • Maddog Productions

Platinum naming rights sponsor

Gold sponsors
Gold sponsors 2021

Last updated: 20 August 2021

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