Christmas cheer

20 December 2019

Across our Trust, Christmas is a time for celebrating staff and teams—for their kindness, positive attitude, and creativity.

Across our Trust, Christmas is a time for celebrating staff and teams—for their kindness, positive attitude, and creativity.

Christmas Cheer awards

Our Christmas Cheer awards celebrate staff and volunteers who do something above and beyond to bring cheer to their teams and patients. More than a hundred individuals and teams were nominated, by staff and patients. Here are the winners.

Clinical support

  • Abir Hassan
  • Lisa Davidson
  • Nuala Donnelly
  • Rashpal Kaur
  • Roshan Khugputh

Emergency and integrated care

  • Ashling Spellman
  • Iñaki Bovill (pictured above)
  • Jessica Dawson
  • Matteo Guglielmi
  • Valerie Cyster

Planned care

  • Charlie Ratcliffe
  • Eye Clinic Team
  • Gabriela Frunza
  • Jane-Marie Hamill
  • Sherile Mulgrave-Burton

Special award: West Middlesex Day Surgery—who asked to share it with the Recovery Team (pictured below)

Women/Children/Sexual Health/Dermatology

  • Anna Miklen
  • Barbara Thompson
  • Briony Mwakalenga
  • Donna Wheeler
  • Omolara Ajala

Volunteers

  • Douglas Payne
  • Margaret Hendrick
  • Richard Rooney
  • Sue Payne

Corporate

  • Abrahim Abdelmagid
  • Alex Bolton
  • Buddha Malla
  • Narinder Bhamra
  • Punch Kumari Rai

Best decorated wards and departments

The Trust has a reputation for art and design, and the holidays see an explosion of local creativity on the wards. Without any central direction, staff produce smart and fun holiday designs.

Chelsea and Westminster

  • 1st place: Mars Ward
  • 2nd place: Edgar Horne
  • 3rd place: Paediatric Physiotherapy

West Middlesex

  • 1st place: Operating Theatres (pictured above)
  • 2nd place: Endoscopy Unit
  • 3rd place: Coronary Care Unit