National Lead Clinicians Group – Awards for Excellence
Doctors, nurses and allied health professionals could be eligible for cash prizes worth up to $10,000 under awards announced by the Department of Health’s National Lead Clinicians Group.
The Group is calling for nominations for its National Lead Clinicians Group – Awards for Excellence 2014, with substantial prizes awarded for outstanding clinical leadership and collaboration.
Nominations are invited for three categories of award:
Category 1 – General;
Category 2 – Antimicrobial resistance; and
Category 3 – Cultural competence in Indigenous care.
Winners in each category will receive $10,000 in recognition of their clinical excellence and efforts to share and promote best practice in their workplace.
In addition, up to 12 runners-up will each receive $3000.
Further information, including application forms, can be found at the National Lead Clinicians Group website: http://www.leadclinicians.health.gov.au/internet/lcg/publishing.nsf/Content/lcg-awards
All nominations must be lodged by 5pm AEDT, 21 March, 2014.