National awards

Winners!

Occupational Therapy (OT) Awards 
KMPT staff took home a triple win with Pam Wooding winning the Outstanding Occupational Therapist category. Tracy Holt also won the Outstanding OT Technical Instructor / OT Assistant /service user contribution award category. In a double win for this category, Bob St Clair Baker was Highly Commended.

Royal College of Psychiatry (RCPsych) Awards  
Peer Supported Open Dialogue Service, Finalist, ‘Psychiatric Team of the Year: Working-age Adults’ category’. Open Dialogue were joint winners alongside King’s Health Partners Pathway Homeless Team at Maudsley NHS Trust. Our team were praised for 'leading the way' in developing a new approach to the care and treatment of patients presenting for the first time with severe mental health problems.

Unsung Hero Awards 2018 
Molly, Pets as Therapy dog, Special Mention category

Finalists

  • Finalist, Royal College of Psychiatry (RCPsych) Awards 2018, Professor Catherine Kinane, ‘Psychiatrist of the Year’
  • Finalist, Positive Practice in Mental Health Awards, Specialist Personality Disorder Service, Specialist community services for adults with complex mental health needs, including people with a diagnosis of personality disorder category
  • Finalist, Positive Practice in Mental Health Awards, Peer Supported Open Dialogue Service (POD), Crisis and Acute Mental Health Care for Children and Young People, Adults, Older People category
  • Finalist, Nursing Times Awards, Nursing in Mental Health, Development of Nurse Independent Prescribers, Graham Caney and Grace Skinner, Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Finalist, Nursing Times Awards, Nursing in Mental Health, Implementation of ‘Triangle of Care,’ Lisa Medhurst, Modern Matron, Acute Care Group East
  • Finalist, Rcni Awards, Commitment to Carers, Lisa Medhurst, Modern Matron, Acute Care Group East, ‘Triangle of Care’
  • Seven staff were voted among the top 70 ‘Health and Care Top Stars’ Awards 2018
  • Patient Flow Transformation project, Finalist, Mental Health category, HSJ Value Awards 2018