Latest Winner

The winner of the October You Made a Difference Award is:- Adrian Ellison, Radiotherapy Clinical Support Worker

The following comments were made about Adrian Ellison in the nominations. Judges picked out Adrian as a very deserving winner and said that the comment made about them showed how they represent the Christie principles and behaviors.

Comments from Adrian's manager: 

Adie was part of the admin and clerical services review in radiotherapy. He moved from being a band 2 porter to a band 3 radiotherapy clinical support worker. Since moving into this role, he has developed many new skills sets, including phlebotomy and clinical observations.

Since moving into the role in May 2017, he began the apprenticeship scheme, Adie has applied himself well making significant progress with this. This has broadened his knowledge, where he has begun to make suggestions regarding service improvement. He has completed an audit, and is analysing the results to assist in service delivery. 

Adie has been in radiotherapy for a long time. He has excellent communication skills where patients often praise his ability to put them at ease, combing this skill, with newly developed clinical skills he has become a real asset to the department. 

Adie is a longstanding Manchester United fan, often believing he is better than some of the current players when playing with colleagues on a Tuesday night. 

 

Previous winners

September 2017 You Made a Difference Award was Dr Gajanan & Dr Mowatt

August 2017 You Made a Difference Award was Alison Musson

July 2017 You Made a Difference Award was Tony McKenzie

June 2017 You Made a Difference Award was Lois Deslandes

May 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was the Informatics Team

April 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Ward 1

March 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was The Palatine Treatment Centre

February 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Jade Hilton

January 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Tobias Percival

December 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Natalie Halson

November 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Julie Kielty

October 2016 You Made a Difference Award was winner Emma Widdowson

September 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Dr Anna Castleton

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