Winners

    Please see our monthly winners.

    Awarded in August 2018

    ENT Dept, Graham Brickley

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    Mr Graham Brickley and his team were very good. I had a visit with my Daughter, who has been having bad trouble with her balance and headaches. He was very informative, explaining everything to us, ... Read the full nomination

    Ward C4 Team

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    I have just spent my second reasonably long stay on ward C4 this year, after originally starting on C3. It was unfortunate that I had need to be admitted by ambulance through A&E, each time with 2 ve... Read the full nomination

    Alena Horna

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    I came in for shoulder X-ray on the hottest day this year. Alena was slightly quiet and seemed to lack enthusiasm. However, during the X-ray process we were making each other laugh and both felt more ... Read the full nomination

    Vicky Houghton

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    My wife and I have a son Harry, who has complex medical and learning needs. As Harry is moving on to Adult Services we want to nominate Vicky - who has been Harry's most brilliant Community Nurse for ... Read the full nomination

    Harriet Smith

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    My Grandad Alan Kingswood was admitted into Basingstoke hospital on the evening of 23rd June after being brought in by paramedics. He was on E ward, bay E3, with aspiration pneumonia. He was very poor... Read the full nomination

    Dr Rebecca Hardcastle

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    An emergency incident occurred in theatre to which Bex responded to quickly and calmly. Her clear, concise communication enabled other members of the team to respond effectively to the evolving situa... Read the full nomination

    Gillian Brown, Yulia Omer

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    As part of the NHS70 celebration, Gillian and Yulia did an amazing job arranging 70 beautiful hanging baskets with dedications from staff and public, NHS 70 flower beds and sourcing and arranging for ... Read the full nomination

    Sharon Watson

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    Sharon has herself shown great talent in producing and directing the first ever HHFT's Got Talent. From the original idea to the night of the performance, Sharon has demonstrated her innovation, energ... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in July 2018

    Miss Amara Sohail

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    Miss Sohail has made us a family. From the very first meeting at the recurrent Miscarriage clinic over a year ago, till she delivered my baby by c-section 14 days ago, Miss Sohail has been amazing. S... Read the full nomination

    Sally Sawyer, Sarah Deery

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    I am a patient at Basingstoke Hospital, being treated by Dr Richard Shaffer, Clinical Oncologist, supported by Sally Sawyer, Advanced Prostate Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist. I would like to draw y... Read the full nomination

    Helen George

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    After calling Helen in a panic after going to a breastfeeding drop in, Helen went above and beyond to help address any concerns/issues and worries I had. She came outside and comforted me, being a new... Read the full nomination

    Sam Carter

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    We would like to nominate our nurse in charge, Sam, for her outstanding leadership and management skills. Near the end of a busy night shift the department dealt with a very difficult situation invol... Read the full nomination

    Olivia Bright

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    Olivia was incredibly kind to my father in his last days and hours. The care he received from her was above excellent. She was a great comfort to him when he was frightened and held his hand when a me... Read the full nomination

    Dr James Kelly

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    Myself and my nursing colleagues on Wainwright Ward would like to nominate Dr James Kelly (Elderly Care Consultant). I have been a nurse for nearly 18 years now and some of my colleagues even longer.... Read the full nomination

    Natasha Gorman

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    Natasha showed the personification of the trust values while dealing with an extremely busy hospital with Ambulance's queuing out of the door. Natasha went above and beyond to make sure both the staff... Read the full nomination

    Dr Julie Maxwell

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    Julie is the voice and advocate for children and families who have none and who find communication challenging. She is very skilled at deferentially diagnosing children with complex communication dis... Read the full nomination

    Neonatal Unit Team

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    I have spent two month in the unit with my very premature son. The care given to him and to myself was beyond exceptional. It's a difficult thing to watch your child go through such a process but I wa... Read the full nomination

    Minna Eriksson-Cullen, The Dermatology Department, Theresa Solomon

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    I wanted to express my sincere thanks, gratitude and satisfaction in the outstanding care and treatment I received whilst under the care of Dermatology outpatients. I started a 10 week course of phot... Read the full nomination

    Neonatal Unit Team

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    On behalf of SONeT I wanted to say a massive thank you for all you did to make yesterday's transfer so smooth, 12 July 2018. It is rare that we turn up and actually have nothing to do but transfer the... Read the full nomination

    Kate Pullman, Rachel Courtney

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    I am a student nurse in my final year and would like to report an example where I believe two nurses went absolutely above and beyond their call of duty to ensure patient safety. Having a patient on a... Read the full nomination

    Alison Taylor

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    Whilst waiting for a blood test on a busy Friday I saw a lady trying to push in via the fast track queue. For some reason this apparent unfairness made me quite upset and I felt the need to raise the ... Read the full nomination

    Mr Charles Sandy

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    We would like to nominate Mr Sandy for the WOW! awards for the amazing support/ongoing support he has given my daughter and all of us throughout most of her 2 1/2 years of life so far. Mr Sandy, by f... Read the full nomination

    Amy Dormand, Katherine Walker, Louise Eastment, Shannon Philipson, Jessica Burt

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    During a very hard and stressful shift, these amazing members of staff was able to uphold the unit and still smiling even when things were tough. They each showed every single aspect of the CARE value... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in June 2018

    Lisa Hunter, Caroline Nash, Susan Horton

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    I would like to say a big thank you to the team for their time, commitment and multi-tasking to make the volunteers tea parties such a success. Cleaning, transporting furniture and flower arranging ar... Read the full nomination

    Ward E1 Team

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    I would like to thank each and everyone on ward E1 Basingstoke for all their kindness and support shown towards me whilst I had been fasting during the month of Ramadan. The entire team made the proce... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Griffiths

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    Due to an IT failure on the afternoon of 29/05/2018 we had a large backlog of urgent samples which had to be manually loaded on to our analyser platforms. We also had a large volume of routine GP samp... Read the full nomination

    Anticoagulation Team

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    I'd like to nominate the anticoagulant nurses for an award. Every time we need them to come to wards for patient check we are always greeted with happiness. Always happy to come, happy to see patients... Read the full nomination

    Mr Georgios Goumalatsos

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    This man is 100% the best consultant I have ever had the pleasure of meeting. He has the most amazing bedside manner, his dedication to his patients is remarkable. He listens to his patients problems,... Read the full nomination

    Jane Davies

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    I have great pleasure in nominating Jane who works quietly behind the scenes resolving some very difficult and sensitive issues. She is a strong advocate for patients and their families and understand... Read the full nomination

    Kerry Maslen-Hunt

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    Recently sickness hit the team severely and Kerry was left on her own to cover the service for a day. This was a tough day and Kerry rose to the challenge and excelled. Patients were seen in a timely ... Read the full nomination

    Anthony Letchworth Ward Team

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    I would like to pass on my enormous gratitude for the level of care and professionalism displayed by all the Breast Care team on 5 June 2018, during my mammogram recall and biopsy. I suffer from high ... Read the full nomination

    Suzanne Allen

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    I came to the Urology treatment area for removal of my catheter after a Rezum procedure. After removal of the catheter I was unable to pass water. Suzanne showed excellent customer care and by lunch... Read the full nomination

    Cardiology Team

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    The team have quietly and without any help, taken on using EPR to generate outpatient clinic letters successfully. They have demonstrated an attitude which is above and beyond in adopting innovative t... Read the full nomination

    Chris Wilgar, Children's Diabetes Team

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    I am nominating Chris and the team (there are quite a few) that are involved in taking 24 children from Basingstoke and Winchester to Fairthorne Manor on a 3 day, 2 night residential trip around the e... Read the full nomination

    Ward C2 Team

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    My dad spent 127 days in the C2 ward, 450 miles from his home and friends, recovering from extensive and life-threatening surgery. Over those four long months the entire team - doctors, nurses, healt... Read the full nomination

    Maddy Thomson, Dr Stephanie Killick

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    This is for above and beyond. After falling in the street I was admitted by ambulance to A&E and later discharged with walking frame. My husband's doctor saw me and looked at my xrays, my hip was bro... Read the full nomination

    Kathryn Tolliday

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    Kat was my Midwife on Monday 28 May 2018. I was admitted due to there being meconium in my waters and Kat was given the job of progressing my labour as quickly as possible, as there was a danger to th... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in May 2018

    Ana Ferreira

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    I would like to nominate Ana for this award as she showed genuine kindness and compassion when I underwent an interventional radiology procedure in March 2018 to fit abdominal drains. I was very frigh... Read the full nomination

    Sabine Burningham

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    From my initial meeting Sabine was efficient, thorough, thoughtful and empathetic. That meeting was unhurried and put me at ease for what was to come. This was followed up with a phone call to me at... Read the full nomination

    Nicola Harris

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    A patient phoned in for post-operative advice having experienced bleeding from her wound the day after her surgery. It transpired that the lady lived alone and was extremely anxious. I was working at ... Read the full nomination

    Alastair Snell

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    Alastair does a wonderful job of running and organizing Theatre 5 despite many pressures. Recently there were 2 episodes which epitomized his commitment to patient care, his job and the Trust values.... Read the full nomination

    Security Department Team - BNHH

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    Earlier today, the Security Team did a fantastic job with an extremely distressed patient who was outside the Health Information Point on the main corridor on B level at BNHH, and at one point, in my ... Read the full nomination

    Clarke Ward Team

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    My Mother was recently admitted to the Clarke Ward following a deterioration in her general health. Sadly her condition worsened and she passed away whilst being cared for 'end of life' on the ward on... Read the full nomination

    Ana Fernandes

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    I am nominating Ana for her tireless work on the 11th May to help one of our long staying patients to be discharged. The patient had cognitive issues and had to have a best interests meeting to work o... Read the full nomination

    Shaun Goldsmith

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    I would like to nominate Shaun Goldsmith from Pathology IT for a WOW! award. Shaun has worked tirelessly over the last few years to ensure that our end users are converted to ICE electronic requesting... Read the full nomination

    Jane Waller, Lisa Fuller, Vicky Chapman, Lisa O'Keefe, Paula Clayton

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    When I first arrived in antenatal clinic, we had two MSW`s in our team. With increasing workloads our team has grown and our original MSW`s Lisa O'Keefe and Jane Waller have welcomed the newer staff ... Read the full nomination

    Becky Toms

    Honestly I can't put into words how amazing this lady is, I would nominate her for every category if I could. Becky was our community nurse for a few years, but in that time she went above and beyond ... Read the full nomination

    Katie Powell

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    I am suffering from a relapse in my anorexia and was admitted to hospital at a particularly low and critical point. Katie has given the support, help and understanding that I needed at this difficult... Read the full nomination

    MariaRobelle Almarinez, Laurian Ledgerwood, Patricia Azenha

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    At 11:15 on 19th May 2018 the Blood Transfusion department ran out of albumin solution, and a patient required this product. Patricia, the duty BMS, assessed the situation, and tried to find stock fro... Read the full nomination

    Isolation Ward Team

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    Every member of staff on this ward worked as part of a team and no one ever seemed to pull rank as I saw a sister changing beds and a staff nurse making cups of tea. Every member of staff took time t... Read the full nomination

    Miss Frances Goulder

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    I recently visited Miss Goulder as a referral from Gastro. I was initially booked as a routine appointment, Miss Goulder moved me to a more urgent one, due to the nature of my illness. I saw her on ... Read the full nomination

    Northbrook Ward Team

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    The Northbrook Ward nursing team gave outstanding care and support for my 3 month old son Zac and me following a head injury. Following tests, it transpired he was a haemophiliac and, the teams respon... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in April 2018

    Anthony Letchworth Ward Team, Emergency Department Team RHCH

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    On Thursday 1 March 2018, when the country was waking up to the excitement of snow, my husband and I sadly lost our twin pregnancy at 10+ weeks. From the ambulance crew, to the Emergency Department, ... Read the full nomination

    Emely Bullecer, Rita Gurang

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    Emely was always kind and went out of her way to be helpful at all times. Rita also went out of her way and always listened to me when I was in a lot of pain and feeling low. They both helped me when... Read the full nomination

    Elizabeth Britton, Mandy Fitzgerald-Barron, Clarke Ward Team

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    I would like to nominate the Cardiac Rehab team - they returned my husband back to his normal fitness, he has regained his confidence, which he had lost due to his heart attack resulting in having a s... Read the full nomination

    Charlotte Burchett, Ian Tagg, Judith Cummins, Rebecca Sale

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    Working alongside Ian and the team during Spring Action week was a privilege for me. Under Ian's stewardship, the team fully embraced the focus on discharge for patients that were ready, or would soo... Read the full nomination

    Fiona Jackson

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    The reason for my nomination is that through a time of sorrow and grief, she helped us as parents to organise and discuss the process of saying good-bye to our twin babies Graham and Molly. She allowe... Read the full nomination

    The Education Department Team

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    I have had regular contact with the Education Centre while I have been training as an Occupational Therapist. I recently contacted them about a training update I was finding stressful to complete due ... Read the full nomination

    The Library Team

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    I returned to work after maternity leave and was having to express breast milk for my unwell infant at home. The library staff at RHCH were more than accommodating in offering me an unused office, clo... Read the full nomination

    Emergency Department Team BNHH

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    We bought our son to A&E on a VERY busy Saturday afternoon in March. The emergency department was HEAVING. I've seen too much of A&E, with two sons, and this is the busiest I have ever seen it!! Alth... Read the full nomination

    Sterile Services Team

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    We would like to nominate the sterile services team at Basingstoke, who we feel showed true dedication to their vital role, when they at a moment's notice had to change not only their working hours bu... Read the full nomination

    Alison Mansell

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    E3 had a young 46 year old patient we looked after for over a year, who became part of our E3 family. Although she was for end of life care, it took nearly 6 months which was quite tortuous for the fa... Read the full nomination

    Jess Rogers

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    In September 2016 I unfortunately lost my baby girl Lola as I went in to labour. The whole team at Basingstoke hospital were fantastic, but one lady really went above and beyond to look after me. Afte... Read the full nomination

    Nicky Austin

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    I would like to nominate Nicky Austin for the amazing work she has done to take her team on the Aston OD journey. I spent a couple of sessions with her introducing the programme and when I caught up ... Read the full nomination

    Shelby-Jayne Bolton

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    I met Bee when I arrived on D3. She was the first member of staff I met and being in pain and anxious, she put me at ease and she had a lovely smile! She also put my husband at ease and was ready to a... Read the full nomination

    Shelby-Jayne Bolton

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    Thank you for being so kind to me throughout my stay in hospital. She made my stay much happier than it would have been without her. She works ever so hard for all patients. Read the full nomination

    Shelby-Jayne Bolton

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    The young lady is a delight to talk to! She has provided me with great customer care, is very polite and caring and has made my stay in hospital, much improved! Many thanks and my thanks to the rest o... Read the full nomination

    Philippa Sherlock

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    We had an end of life patient on the Suite, whose wish was to die at home. Pippa was instrumental in arranging GP, DN team, care at home and home oxygen was in place to allow this to happen in a saf... Read the full nomination

    Ragini Emmanuel

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    On Friday night/Saturday morning night shift, 6 and 7 April 2018, the lone responsibility for Haematology and Transfusion Biomedical Scientist was Ragini - she had one of those nights when each of our... Read the full nomination

    Amber Harper

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    I have been a member of the volunteer chaplaincy team for 2 years. I help with the running of the Wednesday morning coffee morning for the hospital patients. Amber is an Activity Co-ordinator on th... Read the full nomination

    Dr Zeshan Riaz

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    A critically ill patient was requiring a very prolonged period of CPR. For 90 minutes Zee lead the crash call in a remarkable calm, controlled and efficient manner. He organised extra staff from all f... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in March 2018

    Sam Taylor

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    I was transferred to your hospital after a very difficult experience at another hospital. I have been welcomed and treated with the utmost respect and care from my first appointment. In particular Sam... Read the full nomination

    Clarke Ward Team

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    When I first came onto Clarke Ward over 3 weeks ago I was very impressed with the standard of care. So I thought it would be simple to nominate a member of staff. However, as the days turned into we... Read the full nomination

    Bartlett Ward Team, Karolina Wroblewska

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    My Mother, Violet Day, was admitted to the Emergency Department on 27 February 2018, transferring to Bartlett Ward later on. I was told that Mum would have an operation the following afternoon and wh... Read the full nomination

    Mr Francesco Di Fabio, Helen Cameron, Kerry Sobanski, Nichola Richards, Ward C2 Team, Graham Seamour

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    Thank you seems hardly enough for the efficiency, the support and the care that was shown not only to the patient, my husband Adrian, but to me, as his wife, and our daughters by staff at all levels. ... Read the full nomination

    Alison Taylor

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    I would like to nominate my manager Alison Taylor for a WOW! award as she has literally gone above and beyond for me. I have never had anyone let alone a manager do so much to help me. Since Christma... Read the full nomination

    Mark Walker, Russell Spencer, Stefan Harradine

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    There was a medical emergency on Ward C2 at midnight and these porters attended. They couldn't have done enough for us. Running to get important equipment, on hand to help with the HoverJack; nothin... Read the full nomination

    Helen Cooper

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    I would like to nominate Helen, She is amazing, such a valuable member of our team, has a huge heart, is caring about patients and staff. Is compassionate that patient meals are ordered on time, goes ... Read the full nomination

    Estates Team - BNHH

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    I wanted to nominate the estates team for all their efforts to help staff getting into the staff overflow car park on Monday 19th March following the heavy snowfall and ice. I was unable to get my car... Read the full nomination

    Rheumatology Team

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    The RAMS (Rheumatoid Arthritis Medication Study) has been recruiting patients for 10 years and is the largest such study in the world. The Rheumatology Department at HHFT has been commended for being ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Priya Ilangovan

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    For three years I attended the GP 24 times with my little boy who had chest problems. I was told there was nothing too wrong and sent away. I knew something was wrong and in early 2016 I finally got t... Read the full nomination

    Hannah Rokison

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    I am currently sat in the corridor outside the major treatment rooms after coming into hospital at 11 am this morning and I would have felt totally fed up if it wasn't for Hannah! Over the past 6 1/2... Read the full nomination

    Rachel Breach

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    I would like to nominate Rachel for a WOW! award after she transferred a patient to the hospice from the Emergency Department. The patient had only recently been diagnosed with a terminal illness and ... Read the full nomination

    Chris Brown

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    I work as a Rehabilitation Assistant on Critical Care at Basingstoke and we had a patient who spent a long time on Critical Care recovering from a very severe case of flu which resulted in her having ... Read the full nomination

    The Education Department Team

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    As a manager I am constantly in awe of the overall Corporate Education Training teams, to which I support and oversee. These teams consist of: the Resus Training team; Corporate Trainers; Learning Tec... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in February 2018

    Dominic Elkins

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    Dominic is our Procurement lead in Pharmacy and his role is to ensure that Pharmacy has the drugs in stock to supply our wards, external organisations and patients on a daily basis. Pharmacy has an el... Read the full nomination

    Intensive Care Unit - Critical Care, Site Team

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    During a very busy night shift with an unusually high amount of emergency admissions staff went above and beyond to maintain patient safety. The Site Co-ordinators, Francis Docherty and Naomi Plank, ... Read the full nomination

    Ashley McKenzie

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    Ashley is a Healthcare Assistant. If Ashley can help there seems to be no bounds to how far she will go to achieve. Ashley is very tenacious. I have seen her try, try and try again to make sure tha... Read the full nomination

    Mr Sambath Tiroumal

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    Suffering for years from anxiety, I received the worst news I could possibly receive (given that I detest anything to do with my eyes). I was to have a series of eye injections. I cannot tell you ho... Read the full nomination

    Rob Richbell

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    Rob is an outstanding HCA. He regularly supports the prostate cancer clinics and is highly adept at building a good rapport with patients and put them immediately at ease. Patients feel able to talk t... Read the full nomination

    Serina Holdway

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    On a routine visit for PICC line clean, I had completed my treatment and about to leave. On the way out I passed Serina and she glanced at me to say goodbye then stopped me in my tracks and asked me t... Read the full nomination

    Hannah Benwell

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    Last Tuesday due to staff sickness we ended up with just two of us managing 28 patients (including 7 discharges). I know you are aware of how heavy our ward can be. Hannah arrived in the morning to se... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Kidd

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    Sarah is not only an amazing nurse but such a caring and kind person, nothing is ever too much to ask for from patients and staff. She will do anything for anyone and always does her best in ensuring ... Read the full nomination

    Mr Tim John, Basing Unit Team, Dr Charlotte Rees

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    On 19 December 2016 I was diagnosed with having a tumour. On 20 February, 8 visits and various tests later, it was diagnosed as stage 4 inoperable Cholangiocarcinoma by oncologist Dr Rees. To my que... Read the full nomination

    Nick Jonas Ward Team, Dr Ratna Rao Vuyyuru, Dr Sanjay Raj

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    I was diagnosed with terminal cancer and given a very poor prognosis. Under Dr Raj, Dr Rao and their nursing team I not only survived the initial 2 weeks in hospital where I was extremely ill, but I h... Read the full nomination

    Amy Jacobs, Dr Ilori Oladotun, Fay MacIntosh, Iwona Brakus, Dr Jane Miller, Emily Comerford, Jon McGarry, Dany Sebastion, Terri Vincent

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    I'm nominating this team because they were amazing with me when I went in for my Caesarean section. I went in to labour on a Tuesday night and when I went to get checked out at Basingstoke hospital t... Read the full nomination

    Anthony Letchworth Ward Team

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    I am new to the team working autonomously alongside the staff on ATL. Every single one of them, without exception, have shown nothing but compassion since I have arrived. Willing to help and support... Read the full nomination

    Catherine Maddock, Greta Ezquerro, Pain Service Team

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    I suffer from Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and would like to nominate the Pain Team and the Nurse Specialists Catherine and Greta for their selfless devotion to their patients. They show such profes... Read the full nomination

    Mr Michael Heard

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    I run a perineal care teaching programme for training midwives and obstetricians. We have expanded our training programme to offer the study day for third degree tears which is compulsory for obstetr... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in January 2018

    Dr Wojtek Rakowicz

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    My daughter received an appointment for a neurological opinion with Dr Wojtek Rakowicz, Consultant Neurologist, in November 2017. Unbeknown to my daughter I was very concerned regarding the symptoms ... Read the full nomination

    Intensive Care Unit - Critical Care

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    I would like to thank the team on ICU who have once again demonstrated their amazing ability to work together for the benefit of patient care and safety regardless of the difficult situations they fin... Read the full nomination

    Katherine Potts, Suzanne Wood, Dr Lara Alloway, Mrs. Susan Wright, Overton Unit Team

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    This team has coped very well with a high turnover of patients and opening a brand new unit - their can do attitude, and care and attention to patients is noticeable. This unit has provided much neede... Read the full nomination

    Diana Alves

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    I would like to nominate Diana Alves for a WOW! Award for supporting a colleague when assistance was requested outside of her working hours and providing more specialist results to ensure the patient ... Read the full nomination

    Emma Maltby

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    I would like to nominate Emma Maltby my stoma care nurse. I first met Emma after I had emergency surgery whilst on holiday in Cornwall to have a stoma. When I returned home in Feb 2017 Emma provided m... Read the full nomination

    Theresa Solomon

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    I received iontophoresis treatment for hyperhidrosis in Basingstoke. I was very nervous and not sure what to expect. However, when I met Theresa I felt relieved as she helped me feel more relaxed and ... Read the full nomination

    Rema Abraham

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    Dr Rema Abraham is helping my son, his health is a complex picture; she hasn't given up on him or rushed diagnosis - she makes sure she gets the best care for him. She has been amazing with him; very ... Read the full nomination

    Intensive Care Unit - Critical Care

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    I would like to nominate my Critical Care team who were on duty the day of the fire incident at RHCH on the 7th December 2017. The team were fantastic in their response to the continuous fire alarm, t... Read the full nomination

    Urology Team

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    My wife and I are very strong supporters of the NHS; there are two practising consultants and one senior GP Partner in the immediate family. Going back to my no-notice visit to A&E last Wednesday, th... Read the full nomination

    ITU Team, Ward F3 Team

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    Please accept this letter in lieu of the Questionnaire provided by the Hospital Bereavement Office. I write on behalf of my brother Frank Murphy, his daughter Frances and our extended family. Frank'... Read the full nomination

    Mrs. Katharine Nisbet

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    Katharine was my pre-assessment nurse when I attended the clinic prior to my knee replacement surgery. I found Katharine to be an excellent nurse. She picked up that I had a nickel allergy and she a... Read the full nomination

    Michelle Swain

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    I found out that an elderly family friend who I have been really close to was in AAU and that she was very close to the end of her life. I decided that I didn't want her being on her own, so took an ... Read the full nomination

    Basingstoke Hospital Male Voice Choir

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    I would like to nominate this group of singers, which has been running for six years started by Andrew Long, for the hard work and pleasure they provide throughout the year. For providing music for s... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in December 2017

    Nina Oldham

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    My mother was in Ward F2 for the last couple of weeks until she passed away on Fri 1st Dec. All of this time Nina was so attentive to Mum, so professional, kind, caring and sympathetic. She always wan... Read the full nomination

    Nina Oldham

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    Nina looked after our mother Margaret during her final days along with her amazing team. During this time Nina cared for her in such a caring and compassionate manner that words are just not enough ... Read the full nomination

    Ryan Dewar

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    I would like to nominate Ryan for a WOW! award due to his fantastic treatment towards my son during Dr Spraggs' clinic on 30/11/17. Ryan occupied my son (who has a neurogenic disability) so I could s... Read the full nomination

    Ward F1 Team

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    Our mother, Mrs Doris Blair, was given exceptionally good care, not just medical care but also caring and help from all staff. Also, the family, would be given up to date information whenever we aske... Read the full nomination

    Ward F1 Team

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    The family of Doris Hilda Blair. The nurses and staff on F1 Ward were exemplary during the whole period that our elderly relative was on the ward. Their dedication and constant attention to all pat... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in November 2017

    Simon Diffey

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    On a very busy, poorly staffed shift, Simon was the only nurse allocated to Resus (normally 2 nurses allocated but staffing did not allow this). Throughout the shift we had a number of very unwell, v... Read the full nomination

    Eva Siegwart

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    Since Bookwise was introduced we have had to look for available rooms in Outpatients on a daily basis in order for one of our consultants to be able to conduct a much needed all-day clinic for our ser... Read the full nomination

    Niamh Cole

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    Niamh was asked to take bloods from a patient who was incredibly needle phobic. The phobia was so severe that the patient was verging on collapse. Physically shaking and hyperventilating. Venous ac... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Burgess

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    What a lovely person. Sarah 100% reflects the friendly, concerned, caring, helpful and thoroughly supportive staff personas that are such a credit to the NHS. She has gone above and beyond for me, es... Read the full nomination

    Fiona Porro

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    Fiona was asked to provide clinical support to her paediatric colleagues on G2 by working her rostered shift there rather than in NNU. Not only did she do this with grace and professionalism, Fiona's... Read the full nomination

    Lucy Edwards

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    Lucy has been our community Midwife since early 2016 when my wife fell pregnant via IVF. During the first pregnancy my wife was diagnosed with Stage 1 Lymphoma which of course was very distressing. ... Read the full nomination

    Katrina McEvoy

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    The Geriatricians working in the Older Person's rapid assessment unit (RAU) wish to nominate Katrina for a WOW award. Katrina is the Speciality Coordinator for our rapid assessment service and her sta... Read the full nomination

    Ward C3 Team

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    Unfortunately, I have been in hospital several times over the last few years but on this occasion, I have to say, the team(s) on the Surgical Ward - C3, were exceptional. It would be wrong to single o... Read the full nomination

    Lynn Eathorne-Long, The Communications Department

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    I was impressed and proud of the Communications Team for the effort and consideration each of them showed to our public visitors to the open day at BNHH and the support and appreciation they demonstra... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Woods, Discharge & Admissions Department

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    I would like to nominate the team who looked after my Dad so brilliantly during the last year of his life when he became increasingly dependent on regular blood transfusions. Every member of staff on ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Guy Slabbert, Angela Roberts

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    I wish to nominate Guy and Angela for a WOW! award for their tireless commitment and devotion to the Foundation Year Simulation Programme at Basingstoke. Guy and Angela have often stepped in to the b... Read the full nomination

    Laura Moss-Holland

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    Laura was our daughter's nurse since July 2015, when Faith was diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour called Dipg. We had frequent visits from Laura, even if it was just for a chat. In July 2017 Fai... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Gold, St Cross Ward Team

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    From my initial pre-op assessment to arriving on St Cross Ward for my operation, Sarah Gold was professional, understanding and extremely kind and patient. I couldn't have had better treatment from h... Read the full nomination

    St Cross Ward Team

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    I have had a hip replacement on 31 October 2017 and was discharged on 5 November 2017. During my stay everyone working on the ward was professional, kind, caring and often entertaining. This create... Read the full nomination

    Anna Ptak, Karen Cole, Kemp Welch Ward Team, Wainwright Ward Team, Mr Andrew Miles

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    On Friday 3 November I was seen by paramedics at home, after talking to the on-call Doctor at Winchester. It was suggested I come in. We arrived about 10.30pm. I was seen by the Doctor and then sen... Read the full nomination

    Louise Chambers, Edward Palmer

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    I would like to nominate Louise and Ed, but also all those in the Facilities team who helped make the BNHH open day run so smoothly. They put in so much extra effort on top of their normal workload a... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in October 2017

    Isolation Ward Team

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    The exceptionally high standard of care and treatment made me feel as if I must have died and gone to heaven (I have been admitted so regularly over the last twenty years that I did not question an NH... Read the full nomination

    Joe Jingo

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    I attended to have an x-ray. My elderly and disabled husband also required a jaw x-ray. He was told the machine was being serviced and he would have to come back later in the day or another time. I w... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Goodchild

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    Patient was to be discharged with a rotating electronic blister pack which alarms when medication is to be taken. Sarah liaised with nursing staff, the family, the local pharmacy and the complex disc... Read the full nomination

    Rebecca Cooper, Keelie Mcdowell

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    We had an elderly lady (82yrs) admitted to the Suite for a 4-5 night stay. She had an equally elderly husband who visited daily, driving himself to the hospital. He had recently been diagnosed as bein... Read the full nomination

    Emily Parratt

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    Emily works in administration and reception for out-patient MSK Therapy Services at the RHCH and Bishops Waltham clinic. Emily sees the stream of patents coming into the department and treats each one... Read the full nomination

    Wykeham Ward Team

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    Wykeham Ward has recently had to cope with a patient displaying extremely challenging behaviour. The whole team has pulled together to ensure the patient remained safe and helped keep other patients o... Read the full nomination

    Mr Andrew Foggitt, St Cross Ward Team

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    I would like to praise Mr Andrew Foggitt and his team for the way in which I have received treatment from him. Around 18 months or so ago I was referred to him by my GP and received treatment and as ... Read the full nomination

    Rebecca James, Marion Woodhouse

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    On Wednesday, while I was tier 3, I agreed to repatriate a patient from another hospital. He had a life limiting cancer diagnosis and wanted and needed to be home near his family. The transfer was c... Read the full nomination

    Victoria Shirlaw

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    I would like to commend the attitude and approach taken by a member of the radiotherapy reception team called Vicky. I telephoned radiotherapy reception for information about my appointment and spoke... Read the full nomination

    Emergency Department Team BNHH, Ward C3 Team, Surgical Assessment Unit Team, Main Theatres Team

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    I was admitted with acute abdomen and my patient journey was remarkable. From the friendliness of the ER receptionist, prompt management of pain by ER nurse and assessment by ER doctor, this really ea... Read the full nomination

    Intensive Care Unit - Critical Care

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    My nephew was admitted on 11 June 2017, with chronic tummy pain due to twisted hernias and bowel perforations. This life threatening condition was treated by surgery followed by a long stay in ICU. Th... Read the full nomination

    Car Parking Team

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    We would like to say a big "well done" for all the hard work in replacing all car park tickets for all staff and putting them onto the new system, issuing new car park tickets and responding promptly ... Read the full nomination

    Domestic Services Team - BNHH, Estates Team - BNHH

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    For the cleaners who have had to go in to clean the canteen again. I walked by today and couldn't believe they were all having to go in again. I'm not so sure I would have wanted to do it as the sme... Read the full nomination

    Mandy Buck

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    Mandy came to Freshfield Ward when we were short staffed when she wasn't asked to out of good will and thankfully she did. She helped us out with keeping 5 very confused patients entertained, safe an... Read the full nomination

    Sue Hurst

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    When my husband Phillip Vasic was admitted to the Isolation ward with Sepsis after having just been diagnosed with terminal Pancreatic Cancer they were amazing. We as a family were going through a ver... Read the full nomination

    Marie Johnson

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    My husband suffered an out of hospital cardiac arrest on 23 July. He was brought to BNHH where he spent 6 weeks as an inpatient, 9 of those days on ITU. Myself and family members spent a lot of time... Read the full nomination

    Ward G2 Team

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    My daughter (Lexie Paige) was admitted to hospital for some ongoing treatment, but due to her ADHD, ASD, sensory processing disorder, she is a very nervous/scared child! The nursing staff who worked ... Read the full nomination

    Helen Lewis

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    I want to nominate Helen for a WOW! Award. Helen is an unfailingly courteous, helpful and effective colleague who always responds to requests positively. Today she really went the extra mile; a patien... Read the full nomination

    Dianne Berry

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    Last week I needed some documents that I thought may have been left in my notes at the hospital. I contacted a department that I think was called Records Access and explained my needs to Dianne Berry... Read the full nomination

    Fiona Jackson

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    I came in a month ago due to an issue with my leg whilst being pregnant. This lady was amazing. I got upset about having to have blood thinning injections, but she sorted out numbing cream for me and ... Read the full nomination

    Carol Walker

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    A volunteer in Radiology at RHCH was admitted to McGill ward; she was then transferred up to CAU in BNHH for a Cardiac angiogram. When Carol found out that this patient was a radiology volunteer, she... Read the full nomination

    Rebecca Hawkins

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    WOW! Absolutely WOW! I'm sure it's a very tough job assessing these nominations because our NHS is crammed full of the most caring and magnificent people on the planet. Rebecca Hawkins (Becky) has g... Read the full nomination

    Nicola Perret-Green

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    Nicky was the midwife in charge when my wife came in to have our baby. She was very supportive during that time, ensuring that we had care, even though the department was extremely busy and they didn'... Read the full nomination

    Natalie Dally

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    Natalie has provided an outstanding service for a child with complex health needs, to ensure that the child is safely discharged into the community. She has supported the parents with complex training... Read the full nomination

    Ian Steggles

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    Ian has transformed the Queens Road pharmacy store. Working, unpaid at the weekend, he has restructured and laid out the pharmacy store so it is now much easier to identify stock, reduce stock levels ... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in September 2017

    Luzviminda Dominey

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    All the staff in the Breast Screening Unit, Florence Portal House, on 21 August 2017 were efficient, friendly and caring. However, I would like to draw special attention to the cleaner, unseen, but e... Read the full nomination

    Donna-Marie Simpson, Rebecca Sherwood

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    Can we please nominate Rebecca Sherwood and Donna-Marie Simpson for a WOW! award. We have been running the new Trauma Triage Clinic in Basingstoke since Jan 17. Since Rebecca "gripped" this in June t... Read the full nomination

    Radiotherapy Unit Team

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    I have recently completed 5 days of radiotherapy at your Radiotherpy unit, initially authorised by Dr Paisey, whom I see at Winchester Oncology to regularly review my prostate cancer. Due to the ba... Read the full nomination

    Ward G2 Team

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    I just want to take a moment to show our complete gratitude to all the wonderful staff on ward G2 for their support this week. We have just come home after 10 days on the ward, firstly with our 15 we... Read the full nomination

    Catering Department Team - BNHH

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    During the recent burst pipe under the building, the catering and canteen front of house staff ensured that patients were still fed under trying conditions and worked in a very unpleasant environment.... Read the full nomination

    Nicole Randall

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    Nicole pulled out all the stops to make the unachievable happen.....without a magic wand! After months of advertising to fill vacant posts we had 2 applicants who we offered jobs to and were keen a... Read the full nomination

    Kyle Hadnett

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    We see Kyle every time we are around A&E, whether it's for us or our daughter, he goes above and beyond every time. My partner suffers from mental illness and he always feels comfortable with Kyle's s... Read the full nomination

    Michael Whale

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    Mikey spent a lot of time and had a lot of patience with my little girl. He was the only one in the hospital that could calm her down and make her feel at ease. This man is one of a kind! Read the full nomination

    The Pharmacy Department

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    I would like to nominate the RHCH Dispensary team for a WOW award because the team are working extremely hard to meet their goals despite carrying 7 vacancies. Within the team there are experienced st... Read the full nomination

    Anthony Letchworth Ward Team

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    This is for the Anthony Letchworth Ward team who deserve full recognition for all of their efforts. A big thank you to everyone for all of their efforts on my behalf. Your total professionalism shin... Read the full nomination

    Mandy Buck

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    Mandy, who ran a dementia seminar training session yesterday (20th Sept 17) was amazing and inspirational. Brilliant session - even though a bit of a tear jerker.! This lady gave so much pas... Read the full nomination

    Rachel Davies, Karen Silvano

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    I would like to nominate Karen and Rachel for the care and compassion I have seen being given to a particular patient when I came to endoscopy for a procedure. The procedure did not happen, but on the... Read the full nomination

    Ma Hazel Cordial

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    Hazel has worked tirelessly and single handedly to ensure that patients with bleeding disorders have a critical treatment plan on the hospital EPR. This was a new feature added to EPR to allow a treat... Read the full nomination

    Sean Deegan

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    I have known Sean since his first days as a healthcare assistant at HHFT as my job then was looking after the bands 1-4 including facilitating their induction. His enthusiasm and warm heart was and st... Read the full nomination

    Mandy Mikhael

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    Mandy Mikhael is a lady who is passionate about her job and who should go far. Exceptional care and compassion, generally, generously and genuinely given. Foresight to realise, having interviewed me... Read the full nomination

    Charlotte Stocker, Nichola Mulroy

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    I was the only registered nurse on a night shift, as the bank nurse who was booked did not turn up. Charlotte and Nikki worked extra hours for no extra pay (despite having just worked a long day) to ... Read the full nomination

    Natalie Gabe

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    I have used the services of the Librarians at Winchester for a great number of years. They are, in my opinion, one of the best resources that we have, supporting our clinical requirements, for meeting... Read the full nomination

    Andrew Racktoo, Beth Thomas

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    Andy and Beth were the nominated ICU nurses for a patient with very complicated and long admission (almost 3 months) to the ICU. Throughout this period, apart from providing constant care to the patie... Read the full nomination

    Natalie Watson

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    Natalie was brilliant during a shift where we were short of nurses. There was a young patient who had had a painful procedure carried out on the ward and was in a lot of pain and very frightened. She ... Read the full nomination

    Car Parking Team

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    I would like to nominate the Car Park Team for an above and beyond WOW! award for their hard work and fantastic customer service during the implementation of the new parking system. I can imagine the... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in August 2017

    Shawford Ward Team

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    I knew writing this letter would not be easy, and it hasn't been, and I have been putting it off due to being overwhelmed with dealing with mum's estate and I have to say that even though it's nearly ... Read the full nomination

    Lorna Cousins

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    I have recently been through one of the worst times of my life when my mother Mrs Edna Hiscocks came into hospital and died. I really feel I was sent an angel to help me. I can't find enough words t... Read the full nomination

    Kyle Hadnett

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    I met Kyle in the ED when I attended the department to review a patient. It was a very tense situation, the patient's daughter was visibly distressed and verbally aggressive. Kyle remained calm, pro... Read the full nomination

    Christine Saunders

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    I would like to nominate Christine who has designed and made a business continuity board game which she plays with teams across the trust to help them consider, manage and plan risks in a fun way. Th... Read the full nomination

    Estates - Building & Grounds Team

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    I would like to nominate the whole of the Estates team lead by Graham Dunford who were central to the refurbishment of our maternity bereavement suite (The Butterfly Suite) being such a success. From... Read the full nomination

    Sharon Seton

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    Sharon has provided excellent support in the Wednesday afternoon epilepsy clinic in Winchester with face to face support, provision of epilepsy seizure plans, provision of epilepsy training and furthe... Read the full nomination

    Northbrook Ward Team

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    All the staff on this ward provided an incredible level of care to our 9 year old son Jack who spent four days on the ward being treated for a serious bacterial infection. Jack was seriously ill, but... Read the full nomination

    Paula Ellis

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    Paula has excellent communication skills with patients with dementia/cognitive impairment. Always calm in difficult circumstances. Strives to provide effective distraction/stimulating activities for... Read the full nomination

    Dr Sebastien Ellis

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    We have worked with Seb on the McGill Ward for a number of months and he has been both a shining example of a senior doctor and exceptional educator to us all. He has been both professionally and per... Read the full nomination

    Bartlett Ward Team

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    My sisters, brother and I would like to take the opportunity to thank you all for the love and kindness you showed our father, Ian Case, in the days leading up to his sad death. We all feel so humble... Read the full nomination

    Charlotte Raynsford

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    Charlotte was the carer present today during a patient cardiac arrest. She immediately recognised the signs of the arrest, pulled the emergency cord, and yelled for help. Due to her swift action and... Read the full nomination

    Mark Badham

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    For all of his new ideas/contribution and his fresh way of thinking that he has brought to this trust/ward. The quality of care has improved and patient flow has increased considerably. He encourages... Read the full nomination

    Bartlett Ward Team

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    On 19 July 2017, I fell when out walking and broke my tibia and fibula. It was thanks to the wonderful staff on Bartlett Ward that I recovered and am now back home. I want to mention their humour an... Read the full nomination

    Bartlett Ward Team

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    During my stay from 24/7/17 to 2/8/17 and continuing care thereafter, I had been transferred from Sarum Road BMI hospital, as they didn't have the facilities to treat for a hospital acquired infection... Read the full nomination

    Emma Cutler

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    I would like to nominate Emma for a WOW! Award due to her amazing care and patience with a very scared and poorly patient who refused to go to ICU. The patient was very poorly and needing a lot of su... Read the full nomination

    Gill Lloyd

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    I would like to nominate Gill for a WOW! award please. She has been my diabetic nurse specialist for over 20 years and has ALWAYS gone above and beyond her duty of care. She supported me through two d... Read the full nomination

    Karen Gamble

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    If there was a category for 'being a fantastic person', I'd have chosen that. As part of pain management, stress forms a big factor. At my first appointment with her, I was very reticent to share I w... Read the full nomination

    Sally Mackenzie, Caroline Knill

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    I would like to nominate the above secretaries who work for the gynae-oncology team. Doctors and nurses often get recognised by patients easily, but there is a lot of background work done by a team be... Read the full nomination

    McGill AAU Team

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    My wife's name is Lilian Rankin and she has been admitted to McGill Ward four times this year. She has end-of-life Huntington's disease and every time she comes into hospital she always stays on McG... Read the full nomination

    Main Theatres Team

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    Following a major trauma call to ED on 15th August an RTA patient was rushed straight to theatre and in the space of about 20 minutes 5 of our anaesthetists, including 2 consultants who were not on-ca... Read the full nomination

    Judith Bird

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    For the past 3 1/2 years I have had Trochanteric Pain Syndrome and had lots of different treatment all of which failed. I was referred to Judith Bird for Physiotherapy, for 9 months. Judith has given ... Read the full nomination

    Julie Edwards

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    Julie predominately works in the Andover Ultrasound rooms, recently she has organised the instillation of a new slave monitor in Andover Ultrasound room for the obstetric patients to view. We have ne... Read the full nomination

    Sheenagh Eckett

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    On the 4 August 2017, I observed a very distressed visitor, who was extremely frightened and shouting out warnings from her car. She leapt from her car, claiming that it was about to catch fire and ra... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in July 2017

    Karen Redhead

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    Today an elderly gentleman drove his car down a footpath to the multi-storey car park in error. The footpath is a very steep slope and he was having great difficulty trying to reverse back up. Whilst ... Read the full nomination

    Bettina Hunjan, Elaine Butchart, Sarah Plummer, Edmund Jenner

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    We have been working hard on embedding the home first, discharge to assess pathway on the Basingstoke site to improve patient outcomes and experience and assist our hospital with flow. Both Bettina a... Read the full nomination

    Tobi Taiwo, Zoe Elliot

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    I would like to nominate Tobi and Zoe who have both worked hard to support the Non Elective Transformation Programme and developed a ward based quality and performance dashboard which supports fuller ... Read the full nomination

    The Pharmacy Department

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    I started working in the trust a fortnight ago and would like to nominate the dispensary and stores teams within the Winchester site Pharmacy Department for the work I have seen during my induction ph... Read the full nomination

    Andrew Drover, Andrew Long

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    On Sunday 9th July, both Andy Drover and Andy Long came in on their day off to solve the ventilation issue we had in Main Theatres. We had two theatres working for the weekend so could run an emergenc... Read the full nomination

    Helen Bowran, Melanie Bethell

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    Security and Porters were informed of an elderly, confused, female patient (recently involved in a major car accident) who had wondered off a ward and was sat in an H-DOCS vehicle. The patient seemed ... Read the full nomination

    Aniko Kerek, Jenni Crow, Justina Forbes, Margit Szasz, Samantha May, Ward C3 Team, Meirla Llagas-Mula, Hannah Arran, Sarah Slaughter

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    My partner was taken to North Hampshire hospital by ambulance on the 24th June for severe abdominal pains. Later that night/Sunday morning it became apparent he had a ruptured appendix and was rushed ... Read the full nomination

    Christine Miles

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    As a student at Robert May's school coming to the hospital was incredibly daunting. Not only was this my first work experience placement, I had no idea what to expect. I had only been to the hospital ... Read the full nomination

    Russell Watkin, Mr Sam Yasen, David Howard, Agnes Lagare, Paul Sudhakar, Madonna Brown, Brita Asbury, Dr Shiny Shankar

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    Friday 21st of July I was due to have an ACL reconstruction by Mr Yasen. After waiting all day and knowing that the team finished at 18.00 pm, I thought I was going to be cancelled. However, the theat... Read the full nomination

    Clarke Ward Team

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    The entire team in Clarke Ward; doctors, nurses and support staff are to be congratulated for their dedication, patient and family support, respect, care and understanding. They were fantastically sup... Read the full nomination

    Safeguarding Children Team

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    I am sure that the safeguarding team are unlikely to receive many public nominations. They do not wear surgical scrubs, or run in with a syringe of adrenaline, or are ever thanked by the group of pati... Read the full nomination

    Pedro Salvado-Serra

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    Last night there was a cardiac arrest from one of HHFT's own employees. Pedro responded to this arrest, alongside medical staff, to ensure swift action in an emergency situation. He was involved in ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Fiona McHugh

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    I would like to nominate Fiona for a WOW! award. I work with Fiona in Child Health at Basingstoke. Unfortunately, my son was admitted following a seizure this was a very worrying time for myself and ... Read the full nomination

    Karen Griffiths

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    We currently have a patient (Ward E1) who is on the Preferred Place of Care (PPOC). Before the decision was made to place the patient on the PPOC pathway, she was arranging financial power of attorne... Read the full nomination

    Coronary Care Unit Team

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    A wonderful team from cleaners and domestic staff to consultants and nurses. Every single person that works so hard for the patients and staff. They work so well together, each member as important a... Read the full nomination

    Rotherwick Foundation Cardiac Unit Team

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    Yesterday I underwent a coronary angiogram procedure in the Rotherwick Unit of the Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital. I was most favourably impressed with all I experienced from the welcome ex... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in June 2017

    Ward E4 Team, Palliative Care Team

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    This is a nomination for exceptional quality care, dignity and respect shown to us and my mother in the last 24 hours of her life. Firstly, the palliative team especially Marilyn, Rachel and Joanna w... Read the full nomination

    Northbrook Ward Team, Emergency Department Team RHCH, Mount Ward Team

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    My son had a particularly traumatic experience whilst we were on holiday abroad and on our return we had to get assistance for his injury. All of the members of various teams involved were approachab... Read the full nomination

    Hermione Newman

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    Hermione became involved when a patient fell on Freshfield Ward and sustained a significant head injury. In the absence of Freshfield's Matron, she supported the staff who were obviously upset by what... Read the full nomination

    Therapy Services Team

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    The therapy team give patients the willpower to 'get up and go'. They tell weak patients that, yes they can do it, get out of bed and walk to the toilets, and later maybe shower. When the team is su... Read the full nomination

    Sue Rolfe

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    Sue went above and beyond trying to arrange a complex discharge for a patient with unusual and challenging problems. This demonstrated compassion, bravery and tenacity, involving liaison at director ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Ivana Cacic

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    My 2.5 year old son was admitted to A&E a few weeks ago with an allergy reaction. He was frustrated and anxious. Additionally he was very confused with everyone around and the environment. Dr Cacic wa... Read the full nomination

    Alton and Basingstoke Cardiac Rehab Team

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    After having a stent fitted during cardio vascular surgery, I attended the Physio Department at the North Hants facility. Here I was assessed as to my suitability for the Cardio Rehab Programme. At th... Read the full nomination

    Laura Dyer

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    I was referred a young woman who was dying having received a diagnosis of advanced cancer only 2 weeks prior. She had a 15 year old daughter. As Clinical Matron of the ward Laura made a decision to no... Read the full nomination

    Stephanie Pearson

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    I would like to nominate my midwife Steph for the incredible care I received from her during my induction labour at Basingstoke hospital in May 2017. Steph's loving, kind, caring wonderful nature put ... Read the full nomination

    Craig Effer

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    I would like to nominate Craig Effer for his consistent and excellent customer/colleague service. Craig is always helpful to me with a 'can do' attitude, but his recent assistance was a step further.... Read the full nomination

    Claire Evans, Debbie Mills, June White

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    I have been studying for a Masters and have spent a significant time in the library, during which I have got to know these three ladies quite well. On top of the simple hello, how are you etc they st... Read the full nomination

    Timothy Hart

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    Endoscopy 23 June 2017. I was seriously terrified of what I was about to have done, especially the endoscopy. I imagine when you are a nurse it is a fine line between reassuring your patient but keepi... Read the full nomination

    The Education Department Team, Recruitment Team

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    I started work here at the beginning of June and have felt so welcomed and supported during my first few weeks working for the trust. Lauren Kan, the recruitment team, Jayne Allen and Katalin Mihaly ... Read the full nomination

    Denise Wright

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    When my Husband, William Haben, arrived for his routine field and eye-pressure appointment on 24 May 2017, he was completely disorientated and unable to co-operate with staff (later diagnosed as havin... Read the full nomination

    Short Stay Surgical Unit Team

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    Over the course of a number of weeks, as they have been caring for a very challenging patient, I have observed the staff on the Treatment Centre showing remarkable patience and professionalism, enable... Read the full nomination

    David Wright

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    It's been a while since I have had an overnight stay in hospital and I was surprised at the complete turnaround of the quality and variety of patient meals. They are now tasty and nutritious. I am a p... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in May 2017

    Dr Ian Rodd, Dr Ian Rodd

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    Ian has cared for our daughter since 2013 when she was diagnosed with a very rare liver tumour. In November 2016 we were given the news that Alice was terminal. In the last 6 months Dr Rodd has cared... Read the full nomination

    Radiology Department Team

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    I would like to thank Gavin Bennett, Philip Davy and the radiology team who stayed on, came in and worked hard all weekend following the national Cyber attack. The X Ray facilities on the BNHH site w... Read the full nomination

    IT Department Team

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    I would like to say thank you and well done to the IT team. On Friday 12th May there was a Cyber attack to many NHS systems, including HHFT. Many of the IT team stayed behind or came in to support the... Read the full nomination

    Laura Bacon

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    I am writing to you in support of Laura Bacon for a WOW award. I have worked with Laura for the last few years, so I would like to nominate her for WOW Award. She always acts professionally with a pos... Read the full nomination

    Kerrianne Everard

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    Kerrianne has done amazingly well in her role of anti-coagulation nurse and also is very proactive in Research. Research is essential to improve the care of patients and also a big learning opportunit... Read the full nomination

    Lesley Wilson

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    The Tissue Viability Team would like to nominate Lesley Wilson, Housekeeper on F3 for a WOW! award as she has been superb in dealing with the newly requested "mattress audits" that each ward are now r... Read the full nomination

    Amy Dormand

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    Amy was my mentor from the 5th September 2016 - 28th October 2016, for my 3rd placement during my 3-year course to become a paediatric nurse. Amy has been by far one of the most helpful and more willi... Read the full nomination

    Candover Suite Team

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    It's impossible to single out any individual. We arrived in A&E having been diagnosed with a glioblastoma just one week earlier. After a very difficult time, Dr Ari, Dani and their colleagues litera... Read the full nomination

    Lesley Smith

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    Lesley is passionate about delivering the highest possible standards of customer care. She has been instrumental in setting up and delivering training to her administrative teams to support them in d... Read the full nomination

    IT Department Team

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    Recent events have shown us all how much we rely on our colleagues in the IT team to help keep the Trust safe. They are a team who work hard in the background, very few of us will have any idea as to... Read the full nomination

    Kate Pullman

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    Kate supported my Mother through 2 spells of chemotherapy between 2014-2016, in Nick Jonas Ward at Winchester. She was so supportive, caring and efficient! What a lovely manner she has with her patie... Read the full nomination

    Michelle Maxwell

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    Michelle was incredibly patient and reassuring with a very anxious labouring women. She was sworn at, vomited on, pinched and shouted at by the distressed patient but remained sympathetic, calm and pr... Read the full nomination

    Ward E1 Team

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    My wife was admitted to ward E1 after spending a short time in AAU and HDU. She spent about 7 weeks on E1 still seriously ill being treated with intravenous drips and numerous other medications. Seein... Read the full nomination

    HDU Team, High Dependency Unit Team

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    Our son, Richard Solen, was admitted to the unit from resuscitation unit on 24th May until 26th May and, from the moment we arrived to the moment we left, the whole team, which includes all the shift ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Peter Chapman, Mr Jonathan Hobby, Mr Kevin Conn

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    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons Jonathan and Kevin, and Consultant Radiologist Peter were part of a 14-strong team which cycled from Land's End to John O'Groats from May 13-21. The group of riders, c... Read the full nomination

    Radiology Department Team

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    All the Radiographers and Radiologists working on 12 to 15 May 2017, in Winchester X-Ray Department. They worked in extremely challenging conditions due to the cyber attack which left services down t... Read the full nomination

    Hannah White

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    Hannah had such a natural caring manner and dealt with her duties, taking patients observations in a friendly but very positive way, encouraging where needed. While I was on the ward an incident with... Read the full nomination

    Hollie Vallis

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    I would like to nominate Hollie Vallis. I attended a best interest meeting with Hollie present. She demonstrated excellent knowledge of dementia, its presentation, symptoms and management. I marvel... Read the full nomination

    Victoria Shirlaw

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    As an 81 year old man, faced with the daunting prospect of 40 X-Ray therapy sessions for prostate cancer - Vicky was the first face I met on entering the clinic. It was ALWAYS smiling and welcoming an... Read the full nomination

    Jeanette Cray

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    I would like to nominate Jeanette Cray for a WOW! award. She helped me deal with a challenging situation on the ward. I knew little about this challenging situation or the help available to my patient... Read the full nomination

    Dr Stuart Batistich, Dr Stuart Batistich

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    Dr Batistich assisted during two operations (on both hands) for me. He was very informative, caring and took utmost care to ensure I felt reassured and safe during the procedure. He performed all task... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in April 2017

    Jan Byres

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    Working on the Switchboard at RHCH is very busy and Jan is the only member of the Housekeeping team who takes time to come in Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, as she only works then, to clean ... Read the full nomination

    Theatres & Recovery Department

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    Over the past few months various members of my teams, across St Cross Ward and Pre-Assessment, have been permitted to spend time in theatres, watching the kind of procedures that they assess and look ... Read the full nomination

    Marianne Edmunds

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    The Radiology & Medical Imaging team are nominating Marianne Edmunds for a WOW! Award for being an exemplary receptionist in Andover X-Ray Department. Marianne never fails to impress us with her comm... Read the full nomination

    Radiotherapy Unit Team

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    The Radiotherapy team has been exceptional. The equipment broke down following servicing and everyone jumped on the problem. The receptionist phoned us to explain the problem and provided reassurance ... Read the full nomination

    Linda Hitchings

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    Linda is a human dynamo who moves through the ward like lightening yet remains calm and cool. One day because of recent events I felt a bit down and when Linda came into the room in the morning I felt... Read the full nomination

    Jonathan Lee

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    My wife was due to have a progress scan at 23 weeks pregnant with the Day Assessment Unit at Winchester on 17 March 2017. The close monitoring is due to four previous losses, so we are always a little... Read the full nomination

    Kinnari Bhatt

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    Kinnari was on shift on the night of 20/12/2016 when a pipe burst and flooded the laboratory. Despite having had an impromptu shower and being soaked through, her first concern was that the turnaround... Read the full nomination

    Site Team

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    I would like to nominate the Site team, in particular Frances Docherty, Pedro Salvado-Serra and Anika Fisher who dealt with an extraordinary 24 hours on Sunday 9th April throughout the day and night. ... Read the full nomination

    Antenatal Ward Team

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    I was admitted to the antenatal ward at Basingstoke on Saturday 15th April. Due to a shortage of neonatal beds at my planned hospital I had to be transferred at 01:30 in the morning via ambulance and ... Read the full nomination

    Ward D3 Team

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    I spent 4 weeks on ward D3 as a patient. Consultants were struggling to diagnose my problem which resulted in me being paralysed from the waist down and suffering from agonising spasms and the outloo... Read the full nomination

    Kay Bennett

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    One night shift we had a patient on our ward who was APOC and who had a large family staying with her overnight. Due to a very difficult time it resulted in family conflict and the family also wanted ... Read the full nomination

    Tim Laundon

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    By far the best service to an end of life patient who had hours to live. Tim gave an excellent last prayer and great comfort to the patient and the family. He touched so many hearts, including mine.... Read the full nomination

    Eveline Tala

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    I am 63 years old and, until my admission to C2 on 26 March 2017, had never spent a night in hospital. I therefore found the prospect of potentially life-saving surgery quite daunting. The team on C... Read the full nomination

    Vic Brown

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    Vic goes above and beyond when you ask for his help with regards to pay, nothing is ever a problem and he is always happy to help where he can or find someone who can, he goes above and beyond even on... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in March 2017

    Micheala Gerke

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    I nominate my Ward Sister Micheala Gerke for a WOW! award because of her extraordinary deeds and efforts, her leadership and dedication to her duties and responsibilities as a clinical manager in AAU,... Read the full nomination

    Alison Ross

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    Alison Ross volunteered to be the "named nurse" for a long-stay ICU patient with incredibly complex needs so that he and his wife can get back home as soon as possible. In this, Alison has demonstrate... Read the full nomination

    Rachel Adam

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    A big THANK YOU to Rachel Adam for the introduction of BookWise(BW) (electronic room booking). Before BW, as a junior sister, I used to spend 70% of my working hours sorting out rooms for ad hocs, can... Read the full nomination

    Ward E2 Team

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    Whilst visiting my wife in Basingstoke hospital ward E2, I watched the nursing team in operation. They were so caring, not only to my wife but all the patients within the ward. The nurses appeared ... Read the full nomination

    Bex Petchey

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    I wish to nominate Bex as I feel she provided excellent care on a recent shift on the gynae assessment unit when looking after a lady undergoing a particularly sensitive and difficult procedure on the... Read the full nomination

    Dr Samiya Chaudhry, Dr Samiya Chaudhry

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    I was working on the gynae assessment unit recently when a patient was admitted as an emergency via the breast care clinic. Despite having already been seen by her own speciality of doctors not long ... Read the full nomination

    Lee Collins

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    I wanted to nominate Lee because of his actions towards one patient in particular. A patient on the suite had come in for mastectomy surgery. She was semi-retired. Her and her husband had not had a... Read the full nomination

    Maurice Hayman

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    I made a mistake in assuming that my appointment at Hythe Hospital on 3 March 2017 was for an Xray, but this should have been done a week prior to this as this was to see a Consultant. The Gentleman w... Read the full nomination

    Natasha Aldous

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    I would like to nominate Natasha for her dedication to her patients and to their rehabilitation. Natasha went out of her way to ensure one of her patients received exceptional therapy input by going ... Read the full nomination

    St Cross Ward Team

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    Wonderful Staff - I was looked after superbly from when I arrived to the moment of discharge. Very warm and caring staff, so professional! Simply cannot praise them enough - so grateful to them all! Read the full nomination

    St Cross Ward Team

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    All the nurses were absolutely brilliant, they helped in every way they could - very caring and professional, thank you. Read the full nomination

    Alison Tait, Lauren Isted, Tasmine Ash-Cutler

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    My son, Myles Cole, was admitted to Northbrook Ward on 13 March 2017, with an acute appendicitis. He was in hospital for a total of 6 nights. During this time Alison Tait, Tasmine Ash-Cutler and Lau... Read the full nomination

    Olusegun Olusanya

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    Dr Olusanya came to see my brother in AAU and his bedside manner was exemplary. He took time and care to explain things to my brother and us as a family, during a very emotional time. He was compass... Read the full nomination

    Natalie Parker

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    Natalie is a dedicated team player who is always willing to work extra shifts and also does work from home on her days off. We had a late admission to the Emergency Department one Friday afternoon, th... Read the full nomination

    Site Team

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    After 40 years in the NHS and as I retire there have been so many changes and everywhere gets busier and busier with more and more pressure, demand and an increased acuity. The bed managers with whom ... Read the full nomination

    Mandy Mikhael

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    My mother was admitted to hospital with severe back pain. During her stay Mandy was the OT working very closely with her. Mandy was very enthusiastic and took an interest in my mothers life before she... Read the full nomination

    Kelsey Mercer, Emergency Department Team BNHH

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    I was brought to the Emergency Department by ambulance suffering a gynae haemorrhage on 23.4.14. I was very weak and frightened as I had seen how much blood I was losing and had been passing out for ... Read the full nomination

    Anna Sutherland

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    Anna is such a loving, caring and compassionate lady. She goes out of her way to make sure you are ok and will give you a hug if you are weepy or low/dispirited etc. She should really have a halo. ... Read the full nomination

    St Cross Ward Team

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    St Cross Ward is an excellent team or caring professionals. Great compassion, knowledge and pride in the service they give to their patients. Read the full nomination

    Awarded in February 2017

    The Mortuary Department

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    The HHFT Mortuary Team (under Manager Dave Blades) was reduced to half its establishment WTE staffing levels during 2016 and despite numerous unsuccessful attempts to recruit qualified technicians to ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Clare Green, Ms Kate Pullman

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    In September 2016 it was established that my wife, Christine, had Ovarian Cancer, which came as a complete shock to our family. Although we were devastated by this news, our minds were quickly put at... Read the full nomination

    Lorreta Ako

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    Lorreta along with her colleagues was caring for a very sick patient who appeared to be nearing the end of her life. Lorreta had made contact with the patient's daughter by phone, who was on her way t... Read the full nomination

    Hayley Potts

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    Hayley is the Distribution Co-ordinator for pharmacy which means that she is responsible for ensuring delivery of stock items from Winchester pharmacy to all wards, departments and to Basingstoke and ... Read the full nomination

    Catriona Allard

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    I feel so strongly about the outstanding care I received while being pregnant I would like my amazing Midwife to be recognised for her efforts. I moved to the area when I was 3 months pregnant from a ... Read the full nomination

    Ward G2 Team

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    My son Gabriel was admitted to G2 at night, after the paediatric consultant had examined him in A&E with numbness down his arm and face. From the second we were first seen, the system could not have ... Read the full nomination

    Roberto Villela, Ruth Dingley, Sarah Bridger

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    I bought my husband in today for a CT scan. He is very disabled and uses a wheelchair and was very anxious about the procedure but Sarah, Ruth and Roberto were all amazing in making sure my Husband k... Read the full nomination

    The Microbiology Department

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    I would like to nominate the whole Microbiology Team for going above and beyond their duty of care to our patients and to the public that they serve. The Microbiology Team are the 'Silent Minority', b... Read the full nomination

    Heather Scott

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    Firstly I'd like to say that Heather has been a great asset to our team on Wykeham Ward and previously on Freshfield Ward. Starting off as our Housekeeper and working her way up into a nutrition and ... Read the full nomination

    David Duly

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    David Duly has done an enormous amount of work for critical care over the last year and we are very grateful. He is an absolute asset to have in the team. Nothing is too much trouble; he is very tho... Read the full nomination

    Sarah McGaughey, Countess of Brecknock Hospice Team

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    For Sarah and the hospice team for the wonderful care they gave my Father (Don Attfield), who very peacefully passed away on the 2 February 2017. The swift arrangement to move my Mother from Winchest... Read the full nomination

    McGill AAU Team

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    My Mother-in Law was briefly on McGill Ward. Michelle from the palliative care team called me at work to let me know my Mother-in-Law was nearing the end of her life, she was calm, compassionate and v... Read the full nomination

    Dr Aaron Stokes, Helen Crowder

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    I would like to nominate Dr Aaron Stokes, Anaesthetics Trainee, and Helen Crowder, Operating Department Practitioner, for their actions last night in helping facilitate the timely, safe "time-critical... Read the full nomination

    Tissue Viability Team

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    The Tissue Viability Team are a hardworking bunch of girls and have over the last year have worked extremely hard in their new project to reduce pressure ulcers within the trust. They have been very s... Read the full nomination

    Aniko Kerek

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    I would like to nominate Aniko for a WOW! Award because she is a shining example within her role. She always comes on to the ward with a bright and sunny attitude. She is very polite, hard working and... Read the full nomination

    Harry Griffin

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    Harry Griffin stayed with a patient until they got picked up by transport which was running late on Wednesday 22 February. The patient's original appointment had finished at 3.30pm but transport didn... Read the full nomination

    Outpatients Department Team, Portering Department Team - RHCH

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    I want to nominate the staff working within RHCH Outpatients' department on Friday 17 February 2017, who were involved with the successful resuscitation and stabilisation of a patient who suffered car... Read the full nomination

    Amanda Garbett

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    Amanda enabled a patient with multiple health issues (bipolar disorder, confusion, IDDM, bilateral leg ulcers, self neglect among others) to undergo successfully a colonoscopy. She first of all realis... Read the full nomination

    Carolyn Leland, Jemma O'Grady

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    Having had urodynamic tests carried out previously at Southampton Hospital I was very anxious about repeating the tests at Winchester as the experience had been unpleasant and very clinical. Both the... Read the full nomination

    Cheryl Bond

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    I suffer with depression and anxiety, which in the past has led to very negative experiences within the NHS. This has left me with a massive phobia of hospitals, even attending outpatients is a fraug... Read the full nomination

    The Alton Outpatients

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    I would like to nominate the hard working HHFT staff that work at Alton Hospital reception, X-Ray, Physio and especially Sharon Baldwin HCA nursing and her colleagues and also Yvonne Attwell who is a ... Read the full nomination

    The Stroke Clinic Department

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    I would like to nominate this special energetic team (Ward F1). They have helped my husband above and beyond what we expected them to do. He was unable to even sit up unaided in December 2016 now with... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in January 2017

    Elena-Daniela Joita-Ciobanu

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    During a roller coaster of a time emotionally for me, with an ever challenging plan; a busy ward with some staff shortages at times; at night Dana was a clam and efficient, attentive nurse. Everythin... Read the full nomination

    Victoria Ward Team

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    For nearly 2 weeks part of Victoria Ward was isolated because of flu. This meant all staff and visitors had to wear masks, gloves and aprons. Several women on the ward are hard of hearing and lip re... Read the full nomination

    Jennifer McAleavey

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    I would like to nominate one of our sisters - Jenny McAleavey. She recently spent a lot of her own time and some of her own money to fund raise for Christmas presents for patients in over Christmas. ... Read the full nomination

    Paediatric Day Case Team

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    Staff from Recovery (Roshy Bobby, Margit Szasz, Darlene Saldua, Ever Hornblow, Kerry Samuda) were asked to help staff in ED during a very busy shift. They went without question and were faced with a c... Read the full nomination

    Hayley Churcher

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    At a very low moment in my stay Hayley recognised that I was upset - checked what I needed (left alone with curtains round or talk? Talk please was my reply through the tears). I explained why I was ... Read the full nomination

    Maddy Thomson

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    Maddy came to see a palliative care patient on Anthony Letchworth Ward, we were struggling with organising paperwork for discharge, had an incorrect blood result and were struggling to get a plan for ... Read the full nomination

    Christine Stefanopoulos

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    Christine and her team agreed to take on one of our students (who had the additional challenges of both learning difficulties and being registered blind) for a long term work placement. Many people wo... Read the full nomination

    Alfred Adom

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    I was so scared but Alfred made everything OK. He was a faithful constant during these long hours. He was also mentoring a student nurse and he helped her to develop with his patience and trust. ( ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Irina Grecu, Dr Irina Grecu

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    I was to have a general anaesthetic for an operation on my left knee. I had alerted Mr Bailey, the orthopaedic consultant, and staff, during the pre-assessment procedure that I was quite anxious about... Read the full nomination

    Tina Brown

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    I would like to nominate Tina for a Wow award. Thank you for giving me a lift home from Winchester after working your shift. It meant so much as she lives at Whitchurch and I live in Andover. Thanks... Read the full nomination

    Jonathan Domingo

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    I would like to nominate Jonathan Domingo. I was diagnosed with advance bowel cancer for the second time, received surgery and was transferred to Oncology for 22 weeks of chemotherapy treatment. I had... Read the full nomination

    Sue Griffiths

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    I first met Sue when my community midwife went on maternity leave, I had heard about hypnobirthing through a friend and happened to see a leaflet of Sue's while in the appointment. I have now gone th... Read the full nomination

    Portering Department Team - RHCH

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    I would like to nominate my team who have been amazing over the past few weeks. They have really excelled in providing a fantastic service to the trust under extremely difficult conditions. they hav... Read the full nomination

    Alan Kemp, Oliver Cooper

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    I would like to nominate Alan Kemp and Oliver Cooper from Security for a WOW! award. For their help on talking and persuading a young man to return to the ward (Northbrook Ward) who had absconded due... Read the full nomination

    Heidi Ford

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    I would like to nominate Heidi for a WOW! award further to my conversations with Heidi today. I spoke with Heidi who was seeking authorisation and help regarding patient transport. Heidi explained th... Read the full nomination

    Beena Bala, Karen Sargeant, Shanti Gurung

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    I just want to let you know that the following staff nurses: Beena Bala, Shanti Gurung and Karen Sargeant deserve commendation in supporting the resuscitation team last night during a very difficult a... Read the full nomination

    Site Team

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    I would like to nominate the site management team who work across the BNHH and RHCH sites - unsung heroes who keep our hospitals going when many of us have gone home at the end of the day or for the w... Read the full nomination

    Linda Cenci

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    Linda agreed to take on a young man with special educational needs for his work placement with her department. The young man has severe speech and language difficulties as well as autism. Linda worked... Read the full nomination

    Bartlett Ward Team, Emergency Department Team BNHH

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    On 25 October 2017 I was taken by ambulance to the Emergency Department in Winchester following a fall on black ice! It was treacherous on the driveway and the ambulance man slid to! The paramedic and... Read the full nomination

    Shawford Ward Team

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    We believe the Shawford Ward Nursing Team should win the Care WOW! award for their compassion and care and respect, not just to their patients, but to relatives as well. My Husband, Sister-in-Law and... Read the full nomination

    Diane Morris

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    Diane is one of the most caring and giving people I have ever met and this Christmas she has gone above and beyond. Diane put her love, money and effort into creating Christmas goody bags for every pa... Read the full nomination

    Helen Lean, Laura Blackmore, Linden Stocker

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    I was crash called in from home to a delivery, and got in as quickly as I could. A twin delivery was complicated by twin 2 turning into the breach position, and getting it's arm stuck, delaying delive... Read the full nomination

    Dr Howard Simpson, Women's Health Unit Team

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    I'd like to nominate both WHU and Dr Howard Simpson after my recent stay at BNHH. Care on the WHU was outstanding. The team never give anything less than 110% despite being exceptionally busy. Unfor... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in December 2016

    Justina Forbes

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    I attended A&E with my grandmother at 01:30 on a Sunday morning. My grandmother had taken a nasty fall and needed quite a bit of attention. A previous hospital stay (not in Basingstoke) had left her... Read the full nomination

    Basing Unit Team

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    I've recently finished a course of chemotherapy and wish to nominate all the staff in the Basing Unit, including those behind the scenes, for the all round wonderful care I received. I was greeted ... Read the full nomination

    Karen O'Hanlon

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    Karen is remarkable because she is consistently brilliant! There isn't any one accolade that makes me want to nominate Karen for a WOW! Award, more a culmination of gratitude - and Christmas seems lik... Read the full nomination

    Dr Philip Bye

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    My Son is under the care of Dr Ian Rodd receiving treatment for Leukaemia. On a recent "wish" trip to Disneyland Paris Timmy spiked a temperature and was vomiting, Dr Bye was on duty when we called fr... Read the full nomination

    Theatres & Recovery Department

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    Nightingale porters always have done an exceptional work but, in the last few months they have worked above and beyond their limits. If it wasn't them, we wouldn't be able to take patients back to the... Read the full nomination

    Vivien Seymour

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    Viv is the key to our department remaining clean and presentable and works very hard to ensure this is completed. The department is not easy to keep clean with the constant flow of patients, trolleys,... Read the full nomination

    Elsa Jose

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    My mother Katrina Chare was admitted to Ward E2 on Monday 28 November, on Thursday 1 December after a radiology surgical appointment - it was discovered that my mother was riddled with cancer. Nurse E... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in November 2016

    The Housekeeping Department, Site Team

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    On Tuesday 2 November 2016, Infection Control declared a Period of Increased Incidence in Victoria Ward after 2 patients were found to have hospital-acquired C.Difficile infection. The ward's Clinical... Read the full nomination

    Michele Waldron

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    We would like to nominate Michele Waldron for a WOW award. She is shortly stepping down from being our A&C team leader after a number of years. Michele has always gone above and beyond in giving her ... Read the full nomination

    Chloe Aman, Linda Holloway, Mary Jones

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    Following a breakdown of a blood bank overnight in the Blood Sciences department at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital these staff were all involved in maintaining the provision of blood products to ... Read the full nomination

    Emergency Department Team BNHH

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    I was recently admitted into hospital due to suddenly falling unwell. Due to being in excruciating pain and the medication I was given, I was in a complete different state of mind. I would like to t... Read the full nomination

    Kristy Cullum

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    Kristy was exceptional in her work and very kind. She went over and above all that was expected of her and more. The kindness she showed to my mum and myself and my brothers will never be forgotten.... Read the full nomination

    Dr Tahir Akbar

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    Tahir was the medical SpR on call on 12/9 when my mum was admitted to AAU with acute abdominal pain, the AAU was typically very very busy. It was also very very hot! Mum has advanced bowel Cancer ... Read the full nomination

    Jo Giles

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    Jo always has a smile on her face and can brighten up your day. She goes above and beyond in her role as an HCA. For example I had been nauseous and really fancied a plate of chips so she went out o... Read the full nomination

    Michelle Clark

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    I was a patient on the Anthony Letchworth Ward last week. I have to say how amazing this lady is, there was an old lady in the bed near me and to cheer her up Michelle started singing Vera Lynn songs... Read the full nomination

    Dr Nehal Shah, Lisa Higgins

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    This morning I had to have a proctogram; it is the most personal of X-Rays. It involves the patient drinking Barium and having to defecate whilst being x-rayed. Obviously it is very embarrassing, but... Read the full nomination

    Sufiyah Khan

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    From the very beginning Sufiyah picked up her RTT work with enthusiasm and ever since has been integral to Gynae and Breast's continuing success in this department. In a role which can be dominated by... Read the full nomination

    Andy Mitchell, Thomas Hawkeswood

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    Going above and beyond the call of duty to look after a patient on majors (high dependency) in the Emergency Department ALL NIGHT. They made sure the staff were safe and took excellent care of a very... Read the full nomination

    Ward C2 Team

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    I have spent 5 weeks on C2 and at all times the care I have received from all members of staff has been second to none! I have found all staff members to be helpful and friendly, from surgeons through... Read the full nomination

    Ward C2 Team

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    I have been a patient on the Pseudomyxoma ward for the last 7 weeks (Ward C2). The care and support (emotional and physical) I have received from the whole team under Matron Jenni's leadership has be... Read the full nomination

    Dr Graham White

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    I would like to nominate Dr Graham White for a WOW! award for his amazing contribution to the recent implementation of an enzymatic creatinine assay and associated change in eGFR calculation from the ... Read the full nomination

    IT Department Team

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    I would like to nominate the switchboard team at RHCH for a WOW! award, as they consistently represent the trust values and go above and beyond. The team on switch are always friendly and extremely he... Read the full nomination

    Patrick Maessen

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    Throughout my stay on the ward, Patrick has been exceptionally helpful and caring. With my sickness providing constant challenges when trying to select the sort of food that would appeal, Patrick was... Read the full nomination

    Intensive Care Unit - Critical Care

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    I would like to nominate a number of staff who all came together to demonstrate fantastic team work prioritising patient safety. Whilst experiencing a lack of power to the unit staff were calm and col... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in October 2016

    Mary Jones

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    As a ward team we would like to nominate Mary Jones, who is a floor team specialist, for a WOW! award. We requested a renovation of a room on the ward and we had to have some cupboards ripped out. We ... Read the full nomination

    Anne Cartwright

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    I was due to start work at 10.30am the day that Prince William was attending the hospital. I had already driven round every car park at least 3 times to be told by both EFM and transport that there w... Read the full nomination

    Mandy Coleman

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    Mandy was my midwife and was very approachable and understanding of my situation. My relationship broke down in the early stages of my pregnancy and Mandy has always been so caring and supportive to m... Read the full nomination

    The Multi-Disciplinary Department

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    I would like to nominate the Multi-disciplinary team at Winchester ED. Recently they have had a case of a young man admitted with complex needs including learning disability and mental health issues... Read the full nomination

    John West, Philippa Aslet

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    Please can I nominate the RHCH ED Team, John West and Philippa Aslet for their determination to ensure a young man with very complex learning disability and mental health needs was cared for when he ... Read the full nomination

    The Volunteer Services

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    I would like to nominate all of the volunteer Befrienders. We have befrienders across all 3 sites, who give up at least a couple of hours every week to go and visit their patient, in the community. ... Read the full nomination

    Ward D4 Team

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    I have only worked on D4 for five months, but from day one I have been welcomed like a part of the family. As a new staff member I have always felt supported 100%, I never felt afraid to ask any quest... Read the full nomination

    The Anaesthetics Department Team

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    On 4 October 2016 I had a cancer removed from my left breast. I would like to nominate the team in the Anaesthetics Room. The Anaesthetist (whose surname I forget, Mac . . .?) was the calmest, reass... Read the full nomination

    Nick Maich

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    I would really like to nominate Nick for his compassion and dedication shown to a married couple within our care. Nick, despite being exceptionally busy, had been made aware of a really poorly gentle... Read the full nomination

    David Hicks, Levent Kilic, Sid Descombes

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    Myself and Helen O'Horan would like to nominate the 4 equipment library staff - Dave, Levent, Sean and Sid. During the last week we have been downloading the patient safety data from the IV pumps and ... Read the full nomination

    Daniel Langer

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    My son has been seen by Daniel since he was six months old and his level of professionalism has always been excellent. He is always very welcoming, taking time to tell my son - who is now 7 and wears ... Read the full nomination

    Katie Bolton

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    Katie on Anthony Letchworth Ward, Bless! My false teeth got accidentally thrown in the bin and Katie went knee deep and found them. She deserves the WOW!, thank you. Read the full nomination

    The Alexander Ward

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    I believe he followed all of the NHS values. He looked after me during my ectopic pregnancy. He took time to explain the process thoroughly and sensitively. Answered all of my questions and had a go... Read the full nomination

    The Biochemistry Department

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    The Biochemistry team working on 26th - 27th October worked outstandingly during this period to keep the operation going. There were only three state registered members of staff available on 26th Oct... Read the full nomination

    Clara John

    Clara addressed the needs of Mrs Ursula Hill in a way that went beyond the call of duty. Nothing was too much trouble for Clara. She gave Mrs Hill her first shower in 6 weeks which boosted her mora... Read the full nomination

    Julie Elliott

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    I had a gastroscopy under general anaesthetic where two tubes were placed in order for Julie to carry out a manometry and a 24hr acid test. I was an extremely nervous patient, but Julie was with me fr... Read the full nomination

    Ingrid Harvey, Mr Tim Nedas, Urology Team, Mrs. Sara Trudgett

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    I would like to ask that a WOW! Award be given to Sara, Ingrid, Tim and the SSSU for the excellent care delivered to my daughter in the last 12 months, but specifically the last week. My daughter is ... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in September 2016

    Victoria Ward Team

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    Ashley has been admitted to the hospital many times over the last two years. He is often on Victoria ward. The staff there are amazing! They really look after their patients and make you feel like yo... Read the full nomination

    Lyford Ward Team

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    Although I am a little late in nominating this wonderful team, I feel they deserve every award going. I was in hospital for a couple of weeks in March of this year and needed to continue IV antibioti... Read the full nomination

    Dean Wilson

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    I would like to nominate Dean Wilson, Ward Clerk in E2, as a deserving recipient for a WOW! CARE award. On Wednesday lunchtime 31/08/16, I observed a learning disabled patient accompanied by her care... Read the full nomination

    Reg Yeomans

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    Date 15 August. I would like to nominate Reg Yeomans for a WOW! Award. I arrived at the A&E department on a very busy Monday afternoon following an accident in the garden that required 5 stitches to... Read the full nomination

    Gemma Brine

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    When the ward is short staffed Gemma is always willing to help regardless of her workload. It's always great to have an extra pair of hands at the ready and that's Gemma. She is an asset to the therap... Read the full nomination

    Kate Hardy, Lola Birch

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    I am delighted to nominate Lola Birch, Kate and the rest of the Rheumatology Team who really listen. I was diagnosed with Osteo and Rhuematoid arthritis 18 months ago and have had some difficult time... Read the full nomination

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    Visits to the BCC have always been positive, removing fear and replacing it with reassurance and professional care. I have been informed and afforded the inclusive skill of the whole team. The nurses ... Read the full nomination

    Ann Walker, David Walker

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    We came in Sunday morning and found that no clean linen had been done on Saturday because someone was off sick. Ann Walker was called as all the wards had no linen and were desperate as patients neede... Read the full nomination

    Andy Oakley

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    I work as a Haemophilia CNS and yesterday I was desperate to arrange transport of our factor product from Basingstoke to Winchester as it was highly likely that our Haemophilia patient, who was admitt... Read the full nomination

    Sean Deegan

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    I accidentally phoned the Dementia Team when trying to contact the ward my mum is on. I got chatting with Sean about my concerns regarding her mental state and the suitability of the ward she was on ... Read the full nomination

    David Townley, Kyle Hadnett

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    My 9yr old son had been in the week before this visit due to a traumatic break in his ankle, his initial experience in A&E haunted him due to the painful manipulation and surgery he had to undergo so ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Anna Aitkin

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    Anna was required to take a clinical history from a distressed teenage girl who had suffered serious sexual and physical assault. Anna was so compassionate, and remained utterly professional throughou... Read the full nomination

    Kimberley Griffiths

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    Kim has recently revamped our pharmacy order - saving the department lots of money. She came in on her day off in order to meet with the pharmacist. She saw something that needed doing, took action ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Jamie Fryer

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    I was attending with a relative at Basingstoke A&E department earlier this morning (Sunday 25th September) and wanted to report to you a couple of things that occurred. Firstly, the department was ex... Read the full nomination

    AAU Team, The Estates Department, The Housekeeping Department

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    On Thursday night during a large storm AAU experienced a large flood as well as numerous areas on B-Level. This had the potential to be a major incident and cause large disruption to services the foll... Read the full nomination

    The Main Reception Department

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    We receive lots of external visitors to the management offices who always comment on how helpful our reception team are. They welcome everyone with a smile, are well informed and make the effort to br... Read the full nomination

    Ward E3 Team

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    I'd like to nominate our current team of doctors on E3. These doctors work so hard on a daily basis in an extremely busy ward. I find that everyday they are doing certain tasks that go above and beyon... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in August 2016

    The Gastroscopy Department

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    This team (Tammi Pidgeon, Lucy Sheridan, Clarise Smith, Katrina McEvoy) have been amazing in helping me and the gastro service achieve RTT for Gastroenterology at Winchester for the first time ever wh... Read the full nomination

    Richard Plummer

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    Richard has made an innovative suggestion for Theatres Anaesthetics staff to relocate and reconfigure their storage area so that all items can be easily seen and accessible and reduce stock costs. Whi... Read the full nomination

    Tony Curtis

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    Tony found me wandering the hospital looking for a wheelchair. He told me that he will find one and bring it to the ward my partner was on. He did this for me even though he was on his break. Read the full nomination

    Jo Giles

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    Jo went above and beyond in ensuring that a bereaved husband got home safely as he had no family around to support him following the death of his wife on our ward. Read the full nomination

    Wykeham Ward Team

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    The staff team who have supported my bother Kevin over the last 3 and a half months have been wonderful. They've given respect, dignity, values and integrity and this is also the care I've noticed to... Read the full nomination

    Ward E1 Team

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    I have contacted you previously regarding the outstanding care my husband received whilst he was a patient on E1 in August last year and again in April this year. Unfortunately, my husband John passe... Read the full nomination

    The Reablement Department

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    I collected a whole bundle of their forms but I am returning most of them because everybody who dealt with me, from consummate professionals like Tricia, Charlie and Kathryn (and on Kemp Welch Ward, K... Read the full nomination

    Amanda Parry

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    My dad was in the DTC overnight awaiting a liver operation. I can't praise Amanda enough, she was just amazing, so kind, caring and accommodating to me and my mum who had travelled up from Bedfordshi... Read the full nomination

    Ward G2 Team

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    My daughter was admitted to hospital 3 days before my wedding. It was looking like she wouldn't be well enough to go, but eventually was able to have day release. Being in hospital on the morning co... Read the full nomination

    Elaine Barnes, Sue Driver

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    During my 4 years as Foundation Programme Director at RHCH I have spent a lot of time over in the Education Centre at RHCH and want to express my thanks, admiration and respect for these two wonderful... Read the full nomination

    Dr Amr Morsy, Dr Amr Morsy

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    I as risk lead want to nominate Amr Morsy on behalf of our risk team. We had a very sick patient recently and Amr saved his life.The patient remembers Amr as an angel. At the round table conference ... Read the full nomination

    Alton and Basingstoke Cardiac Rehab Team

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    All the staff are helpful, understanding and considerate. Deb Addison, Becky Hawkins, Julie Hewson and Dr Glover do their duties above and beyond. I had my CABG in Canada in late May 2016 and althoug... Read the full nomination

    Donna McCormack

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    Donna worked late, started early and dedicated her weekend to ensuring that our Trust was able to put on a great open day event at Andover. There is so much effort and attention to the small details ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Bashar Zeidan, Dr Bashar Zeidan

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    The Breast team always go that extra mile, but last night Bash went above and beyond, he wasn't on call, he wasn't even on duty. The nurse on duty rang Bash at home late at night because a patient nee... Read the full nomination

    Hannah White

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    Friday 19/8 - Hannah is a relatively new member of the team on D1, a Healthcare Assistant. On Friday we had an elderly patient Mr Townsend, he was unwell and agitated, Hannah has a lovely quiet and ca... Read the full nomination

    Sue Gare

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    In her role as front of house reception, Sue was asked by a lady (wife) of an inpatient, how she could get petrol to put in her husbands car ready for when he was discharged? (the lady didn't drive) ... Read the full nomination

    Amanda Parry

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    Amanda looked after me after I was admitted to hospital following complications of surgery. I have anxiety and find hospitals and medical interventions particularly stressful. Amanda took the extra ti... Read the full nomination

    The Special Care Baby Department

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    In January my son Jude was born unexpectedly 7 weeks premature. When he was born he required resuscitation and was very poorly in his first few hours which required lots of specialist care. The nurses... Read the full nomination

    Krissie Barlow

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    Whilst visiting another patient in Bay 3 on E1 an elderly blind lady became distressed and started to cry. Krissie recognised straight away that the patient needed some care. I witnessed Krissie giv... Read the full nomination

    Sandy Lyford

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    I nominate Sandy Lyford Clinical Matron for the Breast Care Nurse Service, for a WOW! Award. I do so to congratulate her on how efficient and inspiring is her leadership as Matron of the Breast Care ... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in July 2016

    Mariam Ashrafi

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    Mariam is very hardworking and carries out her day to day work to a high standard. As part of her job she liaises with a variety of personnel including research nurses, clinical trial associates, cour... Read the full nomination

    Bartlett Ward Team

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    The team on Bartlett Ward cared for my mother in April and May following a fractured hip and looked after her for some weeks achieving a significant recovery despite a challenging pre-morbid state. I ... Read the full nomination

    Adrian Jeffery

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    Adrian Jeffery is a sterling example of a man who goes above and beyond the call of duty in his work. I came to the NHS as neither a patient nor an employee, but as a pupil on work experience. Adrian ... Read the full nomination

    The Pathology Department

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    I would like to nominate the Point of Care Testing team for the huge implementation that they performed improving accountability and responsibility for patient glucose testing within the hospital. Th... Read the full nomination

    Rebecca Murphy

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    Rebecca has been treating me for a few years now. I have found Rebecca a breath of fresh air. After being diagnosed with muscular dystrophy I had to have a peg fitted, at a young age of then 37,I hate... Read the full nomination

    Mary Meeks

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    In February 2016, my 82 year old father was admitted as an emergency in a very serious condition. He received excellent round the clock nursing provided by Clinical Matron Mary and her expert team in ... Read the full nomination

    Catherine Jones

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    Every day Cat comes in to work she is enthusiastic, conscientious, caring and a pleasure to work with. She is not just knowledgeable within her field, but is reliable and always puts the patients' be... Read the full nomination

    Debbie Mills

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    I wish to nominate Debbie as she has repeatedly gone above and beyond through support whilst I've been completing my degree, especially whilst I was undertaking my dissertation. The whole library tea... Read the full nomination

    Peter Crampton

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    I believe my colleague Pete is very deserving of a WOW! award especially in respect of 'Our Values'. Pete shows a very caring attitude to all of our colleagues who work along side him in the Treatment... Read the full nomination

    Ward E1 Team

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    In a recent audit reviewing risk assessment completion and appropriate care planning documentation E1's completion of their Nursing Assessment Fundamentals of Care was exemplary. Each appropriate pati... Read the full nomination

    Emma Cutler

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    I always thought I would end up with a stoma, but then having it, living with it was so much harder than I thought. Emma saw me pre-op and post-op, she kept saying "you won't get rid of me now" and t... Read the full nomination

    Diagnosis and Treatment Centre Team

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    The Sister and the staff show such good compassion; they showed happiness in getting me better, true mindfulness. They helped me deal with what is a stressful situation being in hospital. I am going... Read the full nomination

    Ward E3 Team

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    God bless E Floor. I nominate, Doctors, Nurses and everyone concerned with the respiratory team. They have save my life four times which I and my family are very grateful for. My thanks go out to t... Read the full nomination

    Lorna Cousins

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    Lorna is one in a million, so patient, she even accompanied me to my husband's funeral as I could not go on my own. She deserves an award as she is so caring to all her patients. Read the full nomination

    Dr Eleanor Ford (nee Ducker), Dr Eleanor Kleszcz, Dr Hannah Hill

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    I am nominating these 4 inspiring FY1 doctors for creating, organising and running the pre-shadowing programme run on the 25 and 26 July 2016 which welcomed all our new FY1 colleagues. Ellie, Ellie, H... Read the full nomination

    Jemma Wyatt, Jenny Webb, Lesley Yaldren

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    Whilst I have been the Foundation Programme Director I have shared an office with Jenny, Lesley, Matt, Jemma and Kat (.. and the new fish!) and have gained an appreciation of how very much these colle... Read the full nomination

    Maria Perez

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    I am 20 yrs old and never stayed in hospital before. I suffer with bad anxiety and on the first night of my stay I suffered a bad panic attack when my mum was about to leave me. I was determined to ... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in June 2016

    Susan Keogh

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    Susan has worked above and beyond this past week to maintain the serology service in our department. The main serology analyser developed a technical fault which could have potentially jeopardised ou... Read the full nomination

    Michelle Evans

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    Deputy Sister Michelle Evans has been nominated for a WOW! award so many times by patients and family, but never actually won as yet. I believe this consistency in standards of care and compassion fo... Read the full nomination

    Lucy Steele

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    Lucy stands out in my memory amongst a brilliant team at the WHU. During a difficult bout of pain from my kidney stones, Lucy stayed with me to help me through so I didn't feel alone. Looking back, ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Richard Thomas, Dr Richard Thomas

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    Richard will remit his role as Foundation Programme Training Director at Winchester in August 2016, having been in the role for approximately 4 years. During that time, he has made huge improvements ... Read the full nomination

    The Infection Control Unit

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    I would like to nominate the Infection Control Team for a WOW! Award. I think the leadership of Kordo Saeed and Hazel Gray has moved us up a level in understanding and commitment to preventing, as mu... Read the full nomination

    Bee Messingham, Maureen Leavey

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    On 8 June 2016 Maureen was due to be off duty about 17:00. Although she had arranged a time to be collected from work she stayed on duty to support me and care for the patients who had been admitted... Read the full nomination

    Tony Curtis

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    Tony delivers yoghurts and bananas to our department every day. He takes great pride in his job and goes above and beyond by checking dates on yoghurts, rotating the writing "use next" and always ens... Read the full nomination

    Anna Sutherland

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    Every ward needs an Anna - Anna has helped me and my Mother even before breast surgery. When on the ward Anna ensures we all have a smile on our faces and hugs us when we need one. I'd especially li... Read the full nomination

    Ward E3 Team

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    Dad, Peter West, said the day before he died that he was really happy there and found ward E3 just wonderful - that was due to the fantastic and amazing care and love with which he was nursed by Colle... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Westcombe

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    Sarah has been an asset to the department especially over the last few weeks during a difficult period of staff sickness. She has arrived to work with a smile and positive attitude, embracing the cha... Read the full nomination

    Anne Anthony, Paula Leake, Rachel Mills

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    All of the physios are amazing! These ladies always remember Evie and go the extra mile to make physio fun, remembering her favourite characters and her brother. When Evie is particularly poorly the... Read the full nomination

    The Housekeeping Department

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    These guys are so tactful, I went in and tried a uniform and needed a bigger size he told me they are a little on the small side, whilst trying a uniform on another nurse arrived and she was told they... Read the full nomination

    Diane Maunder, Dylan Harries

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    I want to nominate both Dylan and Diane who worked tirelessly yesterday to deliver a piece of work for me with very short notice and fast turnover required. They both stayed very late yesterday night... Read the full nomination

    Sasha Duncan

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    This girl is 19 and has been a Healthcare Assistant for 3 months. She uses common sense, care and compassion to make the ward run smoothly when she is on duty. She has capabilities beyond her years ... Read the full nomination

    Katie Hulbert

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    I feel Katie should receive an award because she is the loveliest nurse to my son, Toby. He spends a lot of time in hospital which for me is always an extremely stressful and worrying time. If we ar... Read the full nomination

    Lynn Eathorne-Long

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    We would like to nominate Lynn for her unwavering get up and go. Recently for the Open Day at RHCH she motivated and organised the whole site and helped make the day an outstanding success. She is t... Read the full nomination

    Lynn Eathorne-Long, The Communications Department

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    I would like to nominate Lynn (who has always been a "para-comms officer") and everyone in the comms team under the dedicated leadership of Ellie Clarke for the huge effort they have put into organisi... Read the full nomination

    Unknown/Miscellaneous

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    Throughout my treatment, from the Emergency Department to in-patient and Outpatient Clinics, the team in the plaster room were exceptional. They smiled, heard my concerns, were on the end of the phone... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in May 2016

    Sue Emery

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    This woman Sue is amazing. I saw a few midwives when I got to hospital but when I got to 5cm I was allowed to go into the Labour Ward and this lady had just started her shift on the antenatal ward. Sh... Read the full nomination

    Eileen Stonock

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    We first met Eileen in May 2015 when my wife fell pregnant, which unfortunately ended in miscarriage. During that very difficult time, Eileen was extremely sympathetic, supportive and, most important... Read the full nomination

    Women's Health Unit Team

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    I was not particularly looking forward to major surgery and when it all started to go wrong in recovery the thought of spending a long time in hospital was not good. The treatment I received from the... Read the full nomination

    Anthea Philips

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    This very special lady has been and is an inspiration to patients and staff alike. When one is diagnosed with a blood related cancer it is quite overwhelming. This is when I and many others met Anthe... Read the full nomination

    Abdool Koosanny, Andre Jacinto, Carol Walker

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    Carol Walker, Andre Jacinto, Abdool Koosanny, Laura Mulligan, Esther Nji, Hazel Wheeler, Annie Woods, Jennifer Houghton and the Team In Room 5 X-ray. At 09.00 am on Tuesday the 3rd of May the cardi... Read the full nomination

    Julie Cairns

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    I felt the time was right to nominate Julie Cairns for I am stunned with the affection, dedication and enthusiasm she is running the ward and looking after her patients, family members and her staff. ... Read the full nomination

    The Pharmacy Department, Ward E2 Team

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    I would like to nominate the Basingstoke Pharmacy Department and the Ward E2 Pharmacists for their dedication, resilience and going above and beyond in what are trying times, not only for the pharmacy... Read the full nomination

    Ward E4 Team

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    To all the staff that looked after my nan, Vera Pope, on E4. You were all so nice and friendly, they kept us fully informed of what they were doing and the care they were giving. I would like to see... Read the full nomination

    Michael Danso-Adjei, Priyanka Shrestha, Yajaira Wood

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    A patient was seriously unwell at 7.30am, start of the shift, requiring a lot of attention from all the trained staff. The carers and support staff calmly and quietly undertook the care of the rest o... Read the full nomination

    Dr Priya Ilangovan

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    Priya is simply amazing. She sees my daughter monthly and is always so friendly and her skill/knowledge is invaluable. She is the only person I trust with my daughters health. We recently had another ... Read the full nomination

    Jacqui Young

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    Jacqui was recovering a very complex patient in TC recovery; a man with a severe movement disorder and who had had a laryngectomy previously. As a result communication with him was extremely difficult... Read the full nomination

    Cynthia D'Souza

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    I had the privilege of working with Cynthia on a very busy night shift on the birthing suite on 17th May 2016. I had to request her attendance on multiple occasions to administer regional anaesthetic... Read the full nomination

    Francis Fernando

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    Francis is our new Matron and he has brought a whole new light to D3, the staff moral is lifted! He is a pleasure to work with and it's so good to see him out on the floor working too. He praises AL... Read the full nomination

    Jo Murray

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    Jo's role in the Governance team can be seen as being in the back office, sorting data. However, Jo consistently demonstrates she is truly passionate about patient safety and quality, by using any opp... Read the full nomination

    Karen Leach, Mrs. Karen Leach

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    I would just like to nominate Karen for a WOW! award following on from my nomination for 2 midwives. I stayed in maternity for a month last August. There was one very consistent and memorable member ... Read the full nomination

    Candover Suite Team

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    You come into hospital as normal, anxious and afraid especially if unexpected admission. The standard of care was excellent from the health care workers to the staff nurses and ward doctor. Frequent... Read the full nomination

    Lisa Valler

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    I would like nominate Lisa Valler and Isabella Nyumayo for a WOW! award. I would like to express my gratitude for all the help and attention given to my wife during her recent stays with you. She wa... Read the full nomination

    Rebecca White

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    I first met Rebecca (Bex) White at 14:30 on Thursday 24 May 2016. Having arrived at the Treatment Centre at 07:30 and waited patiently for my operation for seven hours, her understanding and smile was... Read the full nomination

    Louise Vardy

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    Louise looked after a deteriorating patient who had only recently been admitted to the hospital, despite struggling on for a long time at home. He deteriorated rapidly throughout the course of her bu... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in April 2016

    Rachel Moncrieff

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    I had fallen over outside the Ark and Rachel was kind enough to stop, help me up, wait until a wheelchair arrived and then helped escort me to A&E. She could easily have walked past. Read the full nomination

    Anthony Letchworth Ward Team

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    I was treated for a miscarriage and everyone, EVERYONE I saw was so caring and sensitive. My concerns about disposal of the miscarriage were handled so kindly and I was given information about follow ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Gayatri Daniel, Dr Gayatri Daniel

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    I am writing today to endorse a highly suitable individual, Gayatri Daniel. Dr Daniel exemplified the trust values and CARE and patient above else when she did Harry Naerger's list in the DTC on 26... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Hoare

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    Sarah joined our phlebotomy team a year ago as a bank member of staff and has been over and above her post. The department could not have run on full staff without her. She was always willing to help... Read the full nomination

    Bill Davison

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    I have a limb length discrepancy and additional complex problems including fibromyalgia, pots and EDS III Joint Hypermobility Type. I have tried various heel raises and orthotics in the past and been ... Read the full nomination

    Emma Steele

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    The dedication and compassion Emma shows to her patients is outstanding. She is a trustworthy and reliable member of our team who is a joy to work with. She is very forward thinking and a valued coll... Read the full nomination

    Funmilayo Odofin

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    I cannot thank Funmi enough for the service she has provided. She is professional, approachable and caring. The reassurance and support (both practical and emotional) she has given me has made a massi... Read the full nomination

    Kemp Welch Ward Team, St Cross Ward Team, Unknown/Miscellaneous

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    I'm a Domestic at Royal Hampshire County Hospital and would like to nominate all staff from all departments on the above wards and the staff that were not working on them but were involved in today's ... Read the full nomination

    Aiden Allen

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    Aiden looked after me after I fell outside The Ark recently. He got a wheelchair, helped me in and took me to A&E, despite me saying I didn't need to go (and with hindsight, I did). Read the full nomination

    Lynn Marchant, Matthew Barnes, Philip Knight

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    A big thank you to Matthew Barnes , Lyn Marchant, Caroline Newman and Phillip Knight for all the hard work in the department, above and beyond their normal roles. The Clinic Prepper job was vacant f... Read the full nomination

    Louise O'Brien

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    I had a very tough pregnancy and Louise was always there to support me and my husband. She was always helpful and kind and willing to go the extra mile. It didn't matter if it was towards the end of... Read the full nomination

    Freshfield Ward Team

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    I would like to nominate Freshfield Ward for a WOW! Award. As a ward we are approached daily to take over the care of confused and complex patients. This is due to our understanding that every patient... Read the full nomination

    Women's Health Unit Team

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    All the staff in here are amazing from the cleaners to the nurses. I have Aspergers and they really helped me to feel safe and secure. I would like to see them all recognised in some way. Without t... Read the full nomination

    Margaret Oldcorn

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    Margaret deputised for me whilst I was on leave and ensured that the department ran smoothly in my absence. Margaret's main duties are as the Band 6 for anaesthetics within the department, however, s... Read the full nomination

    Lesley Standen

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    I have been staying in Winchester for the last 10 days, on my last night Lesley Standen, who had just come back from her annual leave, was outstanding. She spent most of the night helping me and the o... Read the full nomination

    Mr Michael Heard

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    I have had a very problematic pregnancy from severe sickness to DVTs and a PE. Mr Heard has gone above and beyond to fix my thrombosis and seek help from other specialists in detail to help me. He has... Read the full nomination

    Bartlett Ward Team

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    I don't want to single out a single person because every single person we encountered on the ward was a credit to their profession. Everyone treated my Mother, Mrs Dorothy Bray, with kindness and dign... Read the full nomination

    Bina Sanders

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    There is a gymnasium class every Friday 11.15 - Noon for just over a dozen of us (mostly old) who have had new knees and hips etc. Bina makes the 45 minutes fun. Her positive attitude makes us all fee... Read the full nomination

    Dr Govindaraj Rajkumar

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    I live in Cornwall, but chose (on a local GP's advice) to be treated by Richard Hindley's urology team at Basingstoke. On 17 June 2015 I came up for an outpatient appointment at which Dr Rajkumar dec... Read the full nomination

    Dorota Szatybelko

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    I live in Cornwall, but chose (on a local GP's advice) to be treated by Richard Hindley's urology team at Basingstoke. On 17 June 2015 I came up for an outpatient appointment at which Dr Rajkumar dec... Read the full nomination

    Lorraine Poole

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    Lorraine joined the nursing revalidation team to support staff transition to the new NMC revalidation process. Lorraine has worked tirelessly to provide training, support and advice to registered nur... Read the full nomination

    Dr Ruth Wigfield, Dr Ruth Wigfield

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    I would like to nominate Dr Wigfield as she is an incredible, genuine and empathetic Doctor. Our family first met Dr Wigfield in July 2014, when my youngest son was born 10 weeks premature. Dr Wigfie... Read the full nomination

    Anastacia Carter

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    Stacey was amazing. She made my horrendous time bearable. She went out of her way to make sure I was comfortable and had everything I needed. I want Stacey to get the recognition she deserves and s... Read the full nomination

    Richard Louder

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    Wow what a man, he looked after me at my most frightened and insecure time. I will list points otherwise this would be an essay. 1. Introduction, who he was and what he could do for me. 2. Relieved ... Read the full nomination

    Jane Harris

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    Jane was very patient and understanding with me and explained everything I needed to know. She was exceptionally kind to me when dealing with my phobia. Jane made a very uncomfortable and tense situa... Read the full nomination

    Nicola Stanley, Tracey Pink

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    Nicola and Tracey went above and beyond their job roles to deliver snacks to staff across the trust. The free samples of soup and crisps were delivered to the hospital after Nicola spotted the opport... Read the full nomination

    Elaine Pretty

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    Elaine went above and beyond expectations when she accommodated a group of midwives and conducted an E-learning session without any prior notice. She was very enthusiastic and coped with some difficu... Read the full nomination

    Mr Francesco Di Fabio

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    Although I work for the trust as a bank administrator I am nominating Mr Fabio as the mother of a patient. My daughter Rebecca has had several visits to ED over the last year with severe stomach cram... Read the full nomination

    Nicola Green

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    Nicola gave my wife the much needed help and support during the birth of our 3rd child. We opted to have the 3rd child naturally following two c-sections. Nicola quickly got to know us and our aims ... Read the full nomination

    Chris Vowell

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    Chris' positive attitude and hard-working nature is inspiring! He ALWAYS goes above and beyond here at BNHH and is always willing to volunteer his time outside of work to ensure that everyone else is... Read the full nomination

    Chris Vowell

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    I would like to nominate Chris Vowell for a WOW! Award as Chris helped the North Hampshire Medical Fund put on the Bed Push around the hospital on 23 April. Chris gave up his Saturday to help out, ... Read the full nomination

    The Security Department

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    The security team have been incredibly helpful in assisting us bring in mobile MRI scanners by clearing part of the Burrell wing car park each time the scanner comes in or out. They've done this with... Read the full nomination

    Ward F1 Team

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    I recently spent 10 days in Ward F1 (Rehabilitation). This wonderful team of people cared for me and nursed me back to health. The Doctors, Nurses, Healthcare Assistants, Physiotherapists and Occupat... Read the full nomination

    Dr Ashok Roy

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    Dr Roy is outstanding, he has treated me since 2009 and in all that time he has always made me feel confident that he will help me, nothing is too much trouble. He goes above and beyond to make sure ... Read the full nomination

    John Duffy

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    At 95 I have much experience of hospitals and doctors, but the level of care and concern provided by Dr Duffy was exceptional. He took the trouble to phone my home in the evening to provide the resul... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in March 2016

    Derinell Haikney

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    We would like to express our heartfelt thanks for the marvelous care we received from our named Midwife, Derinell Haikney, which led to the birth of our beautiful daughter, Amelia Jill, on 8th Decembe... Read the full nomination

    Trudy Balfe

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    I would like to nominate Trudy for this award following the birth of my third child, Lily, on 14th January. When I arrived at the delivery suite I was very emotional and anxious, in a lot of pain and... Read the full nomination

    Gemma Hodgin

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    Gemma is always very helpful, no matter how many requests you send to her! She responds to emails and requests very quickly and will alert you if you have made any errors yourself. She's a great mem... Read the full nomination

    Dr Nick Ward

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    Dr Ward has been my daughter's paediatrician for nearly four years. Madeleine was born with 22q11.2 micro deletion and has a complex cardiac condition. I refer to Dr Ward as my anchor man and view h... Read the full nomination

    Laura Ling

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    Laura has performed an outstanding piece of work to assist in the removal of surplus items from the Biochemistry working areas to free up space and to save money on storing unnecessary items. This ha... Read the full nomination

    Keith Staples, Nigel Jensen, Richard May

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    The manual handling team would like to nominate the Winchester Equipment Library staff for going above and beyond in their support to both staff and patients. Nothing is too much trouble, they are fr... Read the full nomination

    Helen Lean

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    Helen is a true leader on our wards; both technically for productivity and in supporting the team. Even in the most challenging situations she remains calm, ensures both families and staff are ok, an... Read the full nomination

    The Labour Ward Department

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    What an incredible TEAM! Everyone matters, everyone cares. We recently had to care for an extremely poorly lady and her family, who also had to deal with the news that her baby had died. It was an i... Read the full nomination

    Dr Emma Dougan, Dr Emma Dougan

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    When our ward was understaffed and extremely busy, Emma went above and beyond her role and helped us with various nursing duties such as taking bloods on outlying patients, not just gynae/breast, and ... Read the full nomination

    Melanie Meek

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    Melanie has spent time persuading my 10 year old Granddaughter to have important bloods taken. My Granddaughter was afraid and would not even go inside the building, Melanie came outside and spent va... Read the full nomination

    The Wainwright Colorectal Unit, Wainwright Ward Team

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    Mr Bullock, Mr Lee and all the staff of Wainwright Ward - My Husband Brian Leslie Thompson was admitted on 22 November 2015. He had an emergency operation and then after a week was moved from Intensi... Read the full nomination

    June White

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    I would like to nominate June as she has proved to be an excellent resource to me when I have needed help with research. I have recently had to write a Gold standard treatment protocol for the HHFT o... Read the full nomination

    Chris Mitchell

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    Chris, after seeing me many times, did not give up on me or my case, but he looked at all options and kept me positive about my treatment. Outstanding patience, knowledge and understanding. Chris to... Read the full nomination

    Radiotherapy Unit Team

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    I would like to nominate the brilliant staff team at Basingstoke Radiotherapy Unit. In March 2016 I completed 15 sessions of daily radiotherapy as part of my treatment for breast cancer. It can be q... Read the full nomination

    Shirley Mansfield

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    Shirley was very kind and helpful and was always there for support if I needed someone to talk to. She constantly checked on me and my daughter in case we needed anything. As I was there 24hrs a da... Read the full nomination

    The Kingfisher Ward, Maternity Department Team

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    We would like to express our heartfelt thanks for the marvellous care we received from every member of the team in Maternity and Labour in our unique and incredible journey which led to the birth of o... Read the full nomination

    Helen Lean, Rebecca Moss-Coleman

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    Rebecca and Helen provided above and beyond care to Claire Ward and her family. They both stayed on after their shifts had ended to provide continuity and promote a beautiful stillbirth. They both hav... Read the full nomination

    Julie Higgins

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    I came across Julie carefully watching a member of the public through the window. She told me that a gentleman had come into the Hospital seeming very confused and asking for a Driving Licence form. J... Read the full nomination

    Anthony Letchworth Ward Team

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    I would like to nominate the above for their amazing hard work, dedication and professional joint working to enable to opening of a second theatre in Florence Portal House. Keith Louden and Siobhan w... Read the full nomination

    Terry Watkins

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    I recently had an ultra-sound with Terry and a young student sonographer (I'm so sorry but I've forgotten her name completely!) at Alton Community Hospital. Needless to say they were both wonderful.... Read the full nomination

    Ward E3 Team

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    We talk about nursing as the caring profession but it isn't until you need their help do you appreciate how much they do not only for the patient but for the relatives. Unfortunately, our father was o... Read the full nomination

    Helen Cameron, Nichola Richards

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    These two lovely people have made all the difference to our hospital experience. My husband was diagnosed with a bowel cancer, as a result of the screening programme. From his diagnosis through to ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Sam Cullen

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    We would like to nominate Sam Cullen, FY1 Orthopaedics round, for a WOW! award as we believe he has gone above and beyond his duties. There were no nursing or health care staff available to help an e... Read the full nomination

    Dr Priya Ilangovan, Ward G2 Team

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    I wish I could nominate the above in all categories! Our 11 month old son, Henry, was admitted to Basingstoke Hospital on Friday 26th February, suffering from a fit for the first ever time. The fit ... Read the full nomination

    Ward C2 Team

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    Staff Nurse Hayley Blandford, total kind, empathic holistic care following my surgical reversal who with Razvan Solomon and Anthony Turner, supported me as I stood in the ward and dealt with all my pr... Read the full nomination

    Christina Cox

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    We recently spent nearly a week in hospital and Chrissy did everything she could to help us out. She helped to arrange food for my wife which was a massive help. She also made a fantastic bond with my... Read the full nomination

    Denise Bird

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    My 6 month old recently fractured her ankle and managed to wriggle her way out of numerous casts resulting in 7 trips to the hospital. Most of the visits were met by a very jolly and understanding HCA... Read the full nomination

    Louise Henning

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    We had a very challenging day ahead with possibility of a few operations being cancelled. Louise was amazing getting through a number of discharges single handed in order to get all of our admissions ... Read the full nomination

    Intensive Care Unit - Critical Care

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    Our sister, Fiona, was brought into A & E early afternoon on Monday 7th March by ambulance after suffering from a severe blow to the head as a result of a fall. From a relatively early stage it becam... Read the full nomination

    Josie Weller

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    I would like to nominate Josie for a 'wow' award as not only was she my midwife throughout the majority of my pregnancy, I was also lucky enough to have her as my midwife during the labour and delive... Read the full nomination

    Pauline Bawden

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    Pauline went beyond the level of care expected from a nurse. She was there for me emotionally as well as caring for my health. I felt that she really genuinely cared for me as a person and my person... Read the full nomination

    Mr Declan McDonnell, Diagnosis and Treatment Centre Team

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    On 25 February 2016 I attended the Emergency Department at Winchester Hospital with severe abdominal pain. There was standing room only in the waiting room. I wish to sincerely thank the surgical tea... Read the full nomination

    Siobhan Laws

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    I would like to nominate the above for their amazing hard work, dedication and professional joint working to enable to opening of a second theatre in Florence Portal House. Keith Louden and Siobhan w... Read the full nomination

    Keith Louden

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    I would like to nominate the above for their amazing hard work, dedication and professional joint working to enable to opening of a second theatre in Florence Portal House. Keith Louden and Siobhan w... Read the full nomination

    The Heathcote Theatre Department

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    I would like to nominate the above for their amazing hard work, dedication and professional joint working to enable to opening of a second theatre in Florence Portal House. Keith Louden and Siobhan w... Read the full nomination

    Kathryn Cartwright

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    My Daughter, Sian Potter, who was Kathryn's patient over many weeks would like to, along with myself, nominate Kathryn not just for the excellent therapy service but taking the time to find out on eac... Read the full nomination

    Heather Scott

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    Heather is amazing with our dementia patients and is always around to lend a hand, even with tasks that are not on her job description. She truly is one of a kind. Heather has a calming presence that ... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in February 2016

    Dr Ian Rodd, Dr Ian Rodd

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    A baby was born requiring resuscitation at delivery. Following this expert support was required. The nominee attended to support the very complex unexpected resuscitation. During that period he requir... Read the full nomination

    Michelle Bailey, Ruth Poulter, Tracey Knight

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    As team leader of the dermatology department I would like to nominate my superb admin team. My mother who was terminally ill sadly passed away in January. My team not only supported me through this ... Read the full nomination

    Jane Nevile

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    I would like to take this opportunity to nominate Jane for a well-deserved WOW! award due to her incredible fortitude and resilience in the face of ever increasing work pressures. Jane has single-hand... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Embleton

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    I would like to nominate Sarah for her work with a specific patient on one of our acute wards. Sarah went above and beyond to ensure this patient had the best possible outcome, where others had 'writ... Read the full nomination

    Samantha England

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    I would like to nominate Sam, as since my partners shock death she has been a rock to me and upon returning to work three weeks ago after a long absence she has made me feel valued and appreciated. I ... Read the full nomination

    June Starbuck

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    June has recently been seconded to an activities co-ordinator role. June supports the team with the care of clients with dementia and provides daily activities for clients, such as a sing-along, coff... Read the full nomination

    Radiotherapy Unit Team

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    Driving to and from hospital every day for radiotherapy is, at best, boring, and at worst, draining and stressful. On arriving for the first time I met Sophie, calm, kind and very clear in what to ex... Read the full nomination

    Sue Emery

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    I would like to nominate Sue Emery for a WOW! award. Sue looked after me through the night in Oct 2015 as I was suffering from severe pre-eclampsia after the birth of my son. Sue put me at ease immedi... Read the full nomination

    Dr Howard Simpson, Dr Howard Simpson

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    Howard went out of his way one day on ED. Night registrar did not turn up for duty, Howard stayed on and completed a 24hr shift and ensured all staff and patients were cared for throughout the day an... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Masters

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    I am a high risk patient during pregnancy due to diabetes and I had prepared for an inevitable Caesarean section despite really wanting a natural birth. Sarah made this happen. My husband and I beli... Read the full nomination

    Women's Health Unit Team

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    Last weekend I was in the women's health ward suffering a miscarriage. The whole team, day and night were absolutely amazing. I was treated fast, professionally, personally and with dignity. It was a ... Read the full nomination

    Clare Mortimer

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    Please can I nominate Clare Mortimer from payroll. I don't think individuals behind the scene like Clare necessarily get the praise and attention they deserve for doing a phenomenal professional job ... Read the full nomination

    Agnes Sitjar

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    Agnes Sitjar sent me an email about 8 months ago as she had heard that we were employing new nurses from the Philippines and she wanted to offer her help. Over the coming months I met with Agnes quit... Read the full nomination

    Abigail Tucker

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    I recently joined the community team at Winchester as a trainee MSW. I was assigned to Abby for my first couple of weeks of training. As part of my training, Abby was helping me practice taking blood ... Read the full nomination

    Radiotherapy Unit Team

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    For eight weeks I have been travelling daily for radiotherapy. This could have been daunting and stressful, but from day one everyone in the team were welcoming, caring, friendly and professional. T... Read the full nomination

    Rebecca White

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    I was admitted to the treatment centre with complications surrounding an abdominal drain. Due to the problems I had become frightened by my abdomen. Becky spent ages talking to me and reassuring me ov... Read the full nomination

    Emergency Department Team

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    The ED team working overnight on Monday 22nd February 2016 were a complete credit to the Trust. Despite exceptional circumstances, every available space, including the entire corridor was filled and l... Read the full nomination

    Julie Higgins

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    Julie works in the linen room and is very helpful at all times - However, she came up to the Emergency Department today and made tea and gave out meals. She gave a cheery smile and encouragement to t... Read the full nomination

    Eliza Wood

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    As a Health Visiting Team, we have contact with many departments and colleagues. In particular, Eliza's response to us always goes above and beyond. Her phone manner is impeccably polite and professio... Read the full nomination

    Robyn Mechan

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    I would also like to add to the list the theatre team: Grace Chino, Maggie Edwards and Carol Burgess, plus the senior midwife, Michelle Maxwell. The whole team worked beyond caring and looking after... Read the full nomination

    Jennie Curtis

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    When I went for my 12 week scan I was told something could be wrong with my baby. It was a long waiting game for results like blood tests and amniocentesis. Each time Jennie would see me in clinic sh... Read the full nomination

    Nicola Bosley

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    I would also like to add to the list the theatre team: Grace Chino, Maggie Edwards and Carol Burgess, plus the senior midwife, Michelle Maxwell. The whole team worked beyond caring and looking after... Read the full nomination

    Lawrence Olujide

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    I would also like to add to the list the theatre team: Grace Chino, Maggie Edwards and Carol Burgess, plus the senior midwife, Michelle Maxwell. The whole team worked beyond caring and looking after... Read the full nomination

    Claire Say

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    Team work is an essential part of nursing and providing holistic care on the ward for patients. As a nurse having excellent carers at your side is a blessing! On a particularly busy and difficult nigh... Read the full nomination

    Emma Wells

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    Ward was very busy, I was the only trained nurse for the first half of the shift. After finishing the drug round, I went to find Daniel and Emma and found they had teamed up and washed the whole of b... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in January 2016

    Alastair Snell

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    Went above and beyond his duties in order to bring urgently needed vital equipment from Southhampton Hospital for a very ill patient in Theatres in Winchester Hospital. Very helpful and enthusiastic ... Read the full nomination

    Angela Nash

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    I gave birth to my first baby on Saturday 16th January and Angela was our midwife during my labour and delivery. When I first met Angela, just before midnight on the Friday evening, I was in an enorm... Read the full nomination

    Julie Steele

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    I would like to nominate Staff Nurse Julie Steele for her continuous, outstanding service she has given to Outpatients RHCH. As an exceptional staff nurse who has a profound and detailed knowledge of ... Read the full nomination

    Intensive Care Unit - Critical Care

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    My mother died in ICU at 3am on 22 January 2016. The care she received was exceptional, as was the support that my sister, my father and I received during this horrendously difficult and painful time.... Read the full nomination

    Suzanne Fitzsimons

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    We were asked to get to Winchester due to bleeding in the final stages of my pregnancy. Both myself and my partner were nervous, apprehensive and scared as this was all unexpected due to our birthing ... Read the full nomination

    Emergency Department Team

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    I attended the Emergency Department on 16 January 2016 after having self-harmed as a result of my mental health issues. I was extremely ashamed and frightened. The sister and doctor in rhesus couldn't... Read the full nomination

    Rachel Penfold

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    Our son Joseph recently spent a week on the children's ward (G2) at Basingstoke Hospital. He received excellent care from all the staff, but in particular we feel that Rachel Penfold deserves a WOW! a... Read the full nomination

    Anna Sutherland

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    Anna is always kind, smiling and very obliging; a lovely lady. Anna obviously enjoys her job and is very dedicated to it. Read the full nomination

    Ward E2 Team

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    Over the Christmas period, E2 went down with two bays of patients who had Norovirus. The ward acted very quickly on first identification and as they have no side rooms closed the bays and cohort nurs... Read the full nomination

    Aronke Olatunde

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    HHFT introduced a 'JAC' patient counselling box in August 2015 to encourage the pharmacy team to increase their rates of documented patient counselling with a focus on anticoagulation. There were som... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Masters, The Labour Ward Department

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    Sarah went well above and beyond her normal role when, on Christmas eve, she accompanied a 36/40 pregnant patient back to Guernsey who had be transferred out for pre-term SROM as there were no hospita... Read the full nomination

    Antenatal Ward Team

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    When I recently lost my baby boy the staff were amazing at caring for me beforehand and leading up to it by monitoring me, caring for me and looking after my every need. The midwives and care assistan... Read the full nomination

    Dr Franklin Saville

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    Franklin is a credit to your hospital. After having the worst day and morning round meeting with my doctor I was devastated and ready to discharge myself. Franklin came in to take my blood, but he al... Read the full nomination

    Sandra Smith

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    I attended an outpatient appointment in Mr Louden's clinic on 11 January at 3pm. Sandra met me for the appointment and stayed by my side through the procedure and afterwards to ensure I was well enoug... Read the full nomination

    Dr Sam Cullen

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    Sam has been an outstanding FY1 to work with, he is very dedicated to his job. Sam never leaves on time, always stays late because he likes to know the patients are all safe and well before leaving a... Read the full nomination

    Francesco Richichi

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    Francesco was amazing, offering care above and beyond, I am so grateful. From the minute I arrived I was greeted with a smile, which made me feel at ease. After the operation he phoned my son to pick... Read the full nomination

    Chris Jackson

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    Chris has achieved 40 years continuous service for this Trust as of January 6th 2016, having commenced her nurse training here in Basingstoke when I was in primary school. I rang the neonatal unit 14... Read the full nomination

    St Cross Ward Team

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    I arrived on 8 January 2016 for a hip replacement. From the time I entered the ward to the time I left, I could not fault the care I received. Everybody was helpful and very friendly. Things did not g... Read the full nomination

    Recovery Department Team

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    I believe all the named persons on 30 December 2015 and 2 January 2016 have shown exceptional customer service in their wards. I do not have the names of the theatre recovery staff, but I can honestly... Read the full nomination

    Lisa Wallace

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    I believe all the named persons on 30 December 2015 and 2 January 2016 have shown exceptional customer service in their wards. I do not have the names of the theatre recovery staff, but I can honestly... Read the full nomination

    Ella Villaneuva

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    A Christmas present money couldn't buy. My wife Margaret had been in D3 Orthopaedic trauma ward for a month and had limited mobility. She greatly missed our golden retriever, Archie. On learning t... Read the full nomination

    Gil Nogueira

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    A Christmas present money couldn't buy. My wife Margaret had been in D3 Orthopaedic trauma ward for a month and had limited mobility. She greatly missed our golden retriever, Archie. On learning t... Read the full nomination

    Melody Peters

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    I write to express my profound gratitude and high praise to your colleagues who dealt with my mother, Jean Gunness, yesterday morning, 19th December at A and E at the North Hampshire Hospital. As it h... Read the full nomination

    Chaneen Casson

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    I want to nominate Chaneen for a WOW! award for the tenderness and compassion with which she cared for a patient that I later admitted to ICU (I was Consultant on call for ICU that day). The patient w... Read the full nomination

    Dr Priya Ilangovan

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    Over the Christmas holidays our son George fell seriously ill (sepsis), quick action by our local GP sent him to hospital, where initial triage suggested it was a sinus infection. Dr Ilangovan looked... Read the full nomination

    Lorraine Carter

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    I write to express my profound gratitude and high praise to your colleagues who dealt with my mother, Jean Gunness, yesterday morning, 19th December at A and E at the North Hampshire Hospital. As it h... Read the full nomination

    Laz Bogatinov, Matthew Smith

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    Both are excellent at their jobs. But Above and beyond is something else. I don't know where they came up with the idea, together or separately, or even if they discussed it. They realised that by 8.3... Read the full nomination

    Richard Rowan

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    I just wanted to inform you of how helpful our security men were over the night shift of 2/1/16 in the Emergency Department. Rob and Richard were on duty and, despite them usually spending a lot of t... Read the full nomination

    Robert Walker

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    I just wanted to inform you of how helpful our security men were over the night shift of 2/1/16 in the Emergency Department. Rob and Richard were on duty and, despite them usually spending a lot of t... Read the full nomination

    Dr Andrew Bishop, Dr Andrew Bishop

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    I write to express my profound gratitude and high praise to your colleagues who dealt with my mother, Jean Gunness, yesterday morning, 19th December at A and E at the North Hampshire Hospital. As it h... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in December 2015

    Richard Martin

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    I would like to nominate Richard for his dedication and thoughtfulness during the recent DTC Extension build here at Basingstoke Hospital. Richard has continually put the client first during an extrem... Read the full nomination

    Ward D3 Team

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    My mother, Mary Vickers, was admitted to D3 on 2 November 2015 with a fracture to her hip. From the moment she was admitted until her death on 10 December she was treated with dignity and compassion.... Read the full nomination

    Christopher Jarrett

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    I am having chemotherapy for recuurent ovarian cancer. This is given via a Picc line which needs to be dressed weekly. I have many allergies including to the urethane coating of the Picc line and also... Read the full nomination

    ITU Team

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    I would like to nominate all the staff on ITU/HDU for a WOW! award. I woke up in HDU petrified and in complete shock. I was not a nice patient, I was angry and upset. Everyone was wonderful and so ... Read the full nomination

    Anna Sutherland

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    Well, what can I say? Anna - what a truly wonderful lady she is! I have had a few stays in hospital and each time Anna has been, quite simply, amazing! The level of care and attention she gives you... Read the full nomination

    Kenechi Nduka-Richard

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    I would like to nominate Kenechi who has been supporting me over the last few months with the recruitment to the new clinical matron roles. She has been extremely conscientious, flexible and prepared... Read the full nomination

    Ward D3 Team

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    I nominate the D3 ward team, both day and night, to include Ella Villaneuva, Cheryl Magdamo, Sally, Jo Magana and Reina Bowman. Excellent care beyond the call of duty. They made my hospital stay so ... Read the full nomination

    Chris Fokke, Neil Pike, Trupti Attarde

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    I have worked with the I. T. development team to develop the CNS form on EPR. The form has been developed to enable specialist nurses to record, in the pc electronic record, details of consultations ... Read the full nomination

    Hayley Mortimore, Rachel Abbott

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    Hayley is a Volunteer Befriender who goes out to befriend an End of Life patient in their own home for up to 2 hours every week. Her patient is housebound and depressed. The visits are not easy for ... Read the full nomination

    Christine Whacha

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    Christine was very cheerful, caring and understanding. She was kind, making cups of tea and finding sandwiches for patients who arrived out of hours, despite being rushed off her feet. She was very ca... Read the full nomination

    Sarah Flavell

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    I had a very long and complicated operation and all the staff on Anthony Letchworth Ward were great, but Sarah really stuck out and made a huge difference to me progressing in my recovery. She was ful... Read the full nomination

    Alton and Basingstoke Cardiac Rehab Team

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    After receiving bypass surgery at the Royal Brompton Hospital at the end of July 2015 I was quickly referred to the Cardiac Rehabilitation Department at RHCH on 19 August 2015. I commenced the Cardiac... Read the full nomination

    Jennifer McAleavey

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    Jenny came up with the idea of having a bake sale to raise money to buy Christmas presents for those patients unfortunate enough to be with us over this period. She arranged and organised it all, rai... Read the full nomination

    Ward D3 Team

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    My brother and I would like to thank you for organising so well our mum's last days and her final transfer to Oak Lodge where she died that afternoon (26 September) with both of us holding her hands. ... Read the full nomination

    Sue Noakes

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    I'd like to nominate Sue Noakes for a WOW! award as she always goes above and beyond to help us both as a family and as a charity, Anna's Challenges. My daughter has Cystic Fibrosis and so I have kno... Read the full nomination

    Awarded in November 2015

    Candover Suite Team

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    I have recently been admitted to the Candover Suite for the second time since 2014 and, both last year and this, my husband Robert (Robbie) has also been treated here on several occasions. The reason... Read the full nomination

    The Main Reception Department

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    My group of patients has to collect and return equipment on a regular basis and previously has had to park and come to E floor office. This has obviously been time consuming and difficult for them. Th... Read the full nomination

    Adrian Jeffery

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    Adrian is always more than helpful to both staff and patients. Adrian refused to leave the ward when myself and one HCA were on the ward with a verbally and physically agressive patient; security had... Read the full nomination

    Mike Burnett

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    When I have been in Emergency Department many times Mike has always done more of what has been expected of him to help and support me whilst I was so distressed! Once he sat with me for about an hour ... Read the full nomination

    Cardiology Team

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    I was so impressed with the Cardiology Consultants Secretaries that I just had to nominate them for a WOW! award. With respect to all, I name Maureen and Lorraine that helped me out. I am a member o... Read the full nomination

    Ward E1 Team

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    I would like to nominate the nurses and healthcare assistants on Ward E1, especially Klara, Charlotte and Thea. My father was on the ward for 4 days prior to his death on 11 October 2015. The team c... Read the full nomination

    Jo Hellstrom, Karen Gamble

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    Karen and Jo are a hugely dedicated team working tirelessly to support the IBD clinical trials running at Winchester. Nothing is too much trouble. They regularly go above and beyond the call of duty, ... Read the full nomination

    Jane White

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    After spending time on Wainwright Ward I would like to nominate Sister Jane White for the Wow awards. All the staff were very attentive, but Sister White went that step beyond which made her stand out... Read the full nomination

    Ward E1 Team

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    All of E1 are AMAZING. I have been made to feel very safe, cared about, respected and they kept my morale high when I felt low. The team work AMAZINGLY well together. They always have a smile on th... Read the full nomination

    Women's Health Unit Team

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    I felt totally cared for from the ward staff, the housekeeping team and even courteously treated by the domestic team. Everyone showed concern and care in exactly the right amounts to make me feel I ... Read the full nomination

    Dr Andrew Oswell, Dr Andrew Oswell

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    Dr Oswell has always been a very supportive figure in Orthopaedic Pre-operative assessments. However, over the last year we feel that he has gone over and above this in terms of supporting, mentoring ... Read the full nomination

    Rosie Dicks

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    In the final three days of my husband's life, Rosie (staff nurse) showed amazing compassion and care not only to my husband but to his family as well. She was never too busy to answer our questions a... Read the full nomination

    Roberta Borg

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    I have worked in Basingstoke Hospital for 9 months; 6 months in anaesthesia and 3 months in Intensive Care. During this time, I have had the pleasure to work closely with Roberta, Jo and Lee, and have... Read the full nomination

    Emergency Department Team BNHH

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    On 31/10/15 I was rushed by ambulance from Chieveley Services to Basingstoke A & E. The treatment I received there was outstanding. I had a huge atrial fibrulation attack and my heart rate was fluctat... Read the full nomination

    Dr Mohammed Shahir

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    On 31/10/15 I was rushed by ambulance from Chieveley Services to Basingstoke A & E. The treatment I received there was outstanding. I had a huge atrial fibrulation attack and my heart rate was fluctat... Read the full nomination

    Lee Berry

    I have worked in Basingstoke Hospital for 9 months; 6 months in anaesthesia and 3 months in Intensive Care. During this time, I have had the pleasure to work closely with Roberta, Jo and Lee, and have... Read the full nomination

    Endoscopy Department Team

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    This whole team provde an excellent service. They are very efficient and provide all the scope users an excellent service. They are very quick to respond to an emergency request. They are really fr... Read the full nomination

    Cardiology Team

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    I arrived feeling very anxious. Hazel, Sue, Anya, Dr Glover and the rest of the staff whose names I did not know quickly had me laughing. Caring, careful, humorous and always considerate of their pa... Read the full nomination

    Adrian Jeffery

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    I was on McGill Ward on a drip quite poorly and he was the cleaner. He made everything clean and sparkling, nothing left untouched, where he cleaned round us he always spoke and always had a smile, he... Read the full nomination

    Catherine Winter

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    Cathy has gone above and beyond this week at work in the Maternity Day Assessment Unit, she has come in on days off to cover sickness. She has been working long and hard to ensure anxious women who ne... Read the full nomination

    The Deep Clean Department

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    On Sunday 22/11/15 there was a sewage leak that affected the AAU ward, the entire ward had to be decanted and moved for a Deep Clean to take place. The Domestic Supervisor (Violetta) called in extra ... Read the full nomination

    Jo Goforth

    I have worked in Basingstoke Hospital for 9 months; 6 months in anaesthesia and 3 months in Intensive Care. During this time, I have had the pleasure to work closely with Roberta, Jo and Lee, and have... Read the full nomination