2018 SA Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards

Award recipients were announced at the 18th Annual Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards dinner on Friday 11 May 2018.

You can see more about the evening in the Special Edition of the Nursing and Midwifery News (PDF 5MB).

Award winners

Congratulations to the finalists and winners of the 2018 Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards:

  • Mary Buckskin Award for Excellence in Practice: Aboriginal Nurse/Midwife - Roslyn Trott, Country Health SA Local Health Network
  • Excellence in Practice: Enrolled Nurse - Kylie Booth, RSL Care SA
  • Excellence in Practice: Registered Midwife - Jennifer Wood, Women’s and Children’s Health Network
  • Excellence in Practice: Registered Nurse - Tracey Nicholls, Women’s and Children’s Health Network
  • Excellence in Innovation in Education (Registered Nurse/Registered Midwife) - Jenny Gardner, Northern Adelaide Local Health Network
  • Excellence in Innovation in Clinical Research (Registered Nurse/Registered Midwife) - Dr Lindy King, Flinders University
  • Excellence in Leadership (Registered Nurse/Registered Midwife) - Justin Prendergast, Southern Adelaide Local Health Network
  • Excellence in Person Centred Care: Team Award (Registered Nurse/Registered Midwife/Enrolled Nurse) - New RAH Intensive Care Clinical Move Team, Central Adelaide Local Health Network

Humanitarian Awards

Congratulations to the following recipients of the 2018 Humanitarian Awards:

  • Annie Catanzariti - Youth Homelessness, SA
  • Carol Salmon - Midwifery Education, SA and Cambodia
  • Lisa Macdonald - Palliative Care, East Timor
  • Svatka Micik - Cardiac Nursing, Papua New Guinea
  • Jenny Gardner - Midwifery Education, SA and Cambodia

South Australian Premier’s Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships

Congratulations to the following recipients of the 2018 South Australian Premier’s Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships:

  • Heather Leach, Associate Nurse Unit Manager, Wallaroo Hospital, Country Health SA Local Health Network
  • Kathryn O’Toole, Endorsed Nurse Practitioner, Adelaide Cardiology

Sponsors

SA Health would like to acknowledge the contribution of the following sponsors:

For more information

Nursing and Midwifery Office
Office of Professional Leadership
SA Health

Phone: (08) 8226 0749