NHS70 award for Derriford Nurse

    Sian Dennison was nominated by Plymouth's MPs

    A huge congratulations to our Head of Nursing (Cancer and End of Life), Sian Dennison, who has won the ‘Excellence in Cancer Care Award’ at the NHS70 Parliamentary Awards. 
    The prestigious competition is the first of its kind to mark the 70th birthday of the NHS, and to recognise the massive contribution made by the individuals who work in and alongside the NHS. 
    Nominations for the awards were put forward by Mr Johnny Mercer MP, Mr Gary Streeter MP and Mr Luke Pollard MP, before a panel of regional judges chose the shortlist from nearly 800 nominations submitted.
    Sian attended the awards ceremony today held in Parliament’s Terrace Pavilion, where she was announced the winner. The award was presented by the Chief Executive of NHS Improvement, Ian Dalton, and Andreas Haimböck-Tichy, Director of Healthcare and Life Sciences at IBM.

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