A nurse leading the way in cancer care and a manager inspiring a generation of NHS professionals to improve the quality, safety and value of care they provide are to be recognised at a regional award scheme celebrating great leaders in the NHS.
Diana Greenfield and Steve Harrison, of Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, were singled out from 155 entries from across the region to be shortlisted as finalists in the NHS Leadership Recognition Awards.
Diana is a finalist in the ‘Inspirational NHS Leader of the Year’ category for pioneering a nurse-led service, which provides care for cancer survivors in the months and years after treatment.
She has also set up a cancer survivors group.
Steve is a finalist in the ‘NHS Coach/Mentor of the Year’ category.
Sir Andrew Cash, chief executive of Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, said: “Congratulations to Diana and Steve for their fantastic achievement in reaching the regional finals of these prestigious awards, which recognise the invaluable contribution individual role models can bring to the NHS.”
Winners will be announced on December 3.