You Made A Difference award winners

Every month we reward someone’s efforts with a You Made A Difference award. See the latest members of staff, teams or volunteers who we've recognised for going above and beyond in their work at The Christie.

“The gardening team are responsible for the grounds and gardens across the whole site… Patients take the time to contact me telling me how much of welcome distraction the gardens are to them when they are here for treatment.”
The gardening team
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“[The transport team] go above and beyond their roles and for me are an integral part of visits to the hospital and deserve more recognition than they probably get.”
The transport team
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“[The transport team] go above and beyond their roles and for me are an integral part of visits to the hospital and deserve more recognition than they probably get.”
The transport team
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"[Linda] always goes above and beyond for her patients and for her fellow staff members and is a really valuable member of the team and fully deserving of this award."
Linda Fitzpatrick, Christie at Home sister
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“[Julie] is brilliant in her role and will always go the extra mile to help [patients]… she is a friendly face who makes us feel welcome, always asking after our children and family and sorting any concerns we may have.”
Julie Black, senior healthcare assistant
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"[Linda] always goes above and beyond for her patients and for her fellow staff members and is a really valuable member of the team and fully deserving of this award."
Linda Fitzpatrick, Christie at Home sister
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“[Julie] is brilliant in her role and will always go the extra mile to help [patients]… she is a friendly face who makes us feel welcome, always asking after our children and family and sorting any concerns we may have.”
Julie Black, senior healthcare assistant
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"Tracey is very hardworking and holistic and thorough in her approach to communicating with caring for patients and their relatives... an incredibly competent, caring professional nurse."
Tracey Coleby, palliative care nurse
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“TYA patients value the support Martha provides by being supportive, knowledgeable, and providing support to both the TYA patients and their families.”
Martha Wilson, teenage and young adult specialist nurse
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Caroline Owens
"Caroline is a well-respected member of the plastic surgery team. She is well loved by her other CNS colleagues, the consultant team, and her patients alike..."
Caroline Owens, clinical nurse specialist
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“[The teams recently helped] a staff member who had a cardiac arrest at work… The teamwork observed was absolutely incredible.”
Cardiac arrest, critical care and supporting teams and the estates, porting and facilities teams
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“Amy is extremely passionate about each of her roles and particularly proud of her nursing career. She cares deeply about the patients she treats and strives to make their time at The Christie a positive experience.”
Amy Vercell, research associate
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