Awards programme

The Advancing Healthcare Awards Wales 2019 recognise and celebrate the achievements of AHPs, healthcare scientists and pharmacists throughout Wales.

The first Advancing Healthcare Awards Wales celebration event was held on the evening of 26
November at the Holland House Mercure Hotel, Cardiff, with an opening address from the Rt Hon
Mark Drakeford AM, First Minister of Wales.

The overall winner was Amanda Atkinson, Locality lead paediatric occupational therapist at Swansea Bay University Health Board for her role in Leading patient and carer focussed service transformation within paediatric OT services.

To find out about the rest of the winners please download the Winners’ Guide here.


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