Health Hero

Celebrating Success Awards- Health Hero category open!


NHS Lothian’s Celebrating Success Awards mark the inspiring and truly amazing work that takes place across health services in Lothian each day.


The Health Hero category encourages the people of Lothian to get involved. This is an opportunity for you to nominate for a health care worker or team who has been exceptional in their line of work. It may be someone who has constantly provided help to others or it may be someone that has made a positive change to a patient’s life.  This is your chance to say thank you.


All shortlisted entries will be invited to attend an evening award ceremony, where our winners will be presented with their award by our special guest.


This year’s ceremony will be held on 24th October 2013.


We are looking for someone who:

  • Is constantly supportive and helpful to others
  • Goes the extra mile
  • Is outstanding in what they do
  • Is approachable to both patients, colleagues and others
  • Professional in their line of work
  • Focuses on patients’ needs
  • Shows genuine understanding and care for patients.


If you know someone who you think is your Health Hero then nominate them by completing the nomination form and submiting it by email or by post to: Celebrating Success Team, NHS Lothian, 2nd Floor, Waverley Gate, 2-4 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EG.


Tips for writing your nomination:

  • If you are completing this form by hand, please use block capitals
  • You can submit as many nominations as you wish – please use a separate form for each entry
  • Please provide your contact details.


Deadline for all nominations must be received by 30th August 2013


For further information call 0141 578 1779.