The winners of the Royal Melbourne Hospital's Celebrating Excellence Awards 2023 were announced at a special awards ceremony on Friday.
This included the recipient of The Melbourne Award, the organisation’s highest individual honour. The Melbourne Award for 2023 was presented to Facilities Management Director Michael McCambridge, recognising his extensive contribution to the RMH over many years and how he has embodied our values of People First, Lead with Kindness, and Excellence Together.
The inaugural Next Generation Award was presented to physiotherapist Sarah Large, recognising both her clinical work and her contributions to implementing cultural safety improvements for First Nations peoples.
Congratulations to all the winners and finalists across the 13 award categories.
The Melbourne Award
Winner: Michael McCambridge
Next Generation Award
Winner: Sarah Large
Excellence in Allied Health
Winner: First Nations Health Unit
Excellence in Clinical Support Services
Winner: Briony Thompson
Excellence in Medicine
Winner: Dr Tim Chittleborough
Winner: A/Prof Douglas Johnson
Excellence in Mental Health
Winner: Dr Veronique Browne
Excellence in Nursing
Winner: Megan Hoffmann
Excellence in Research and Innovation
Winner: Disability identification questionnaire implementation
Winner: STEP: Caring for patients in the right place
The Melbourne Supporting Great Care Award
Winner: Redevelopment team
People’s Choice Award
Winner (individual): Kelsey King
Winner (team): Emergency Department and ICU
Consumer and Carer Excellence
Winner: Bradley O’Brien
Winner: Wayfinding Volunteers
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