Consumer Appreciation Award

This award recognises outstanding consumer focus of a registered nurse, midwife or enrolled nurse who has made a difference to the lives of an individual and their significant others, through the demonstration of exceptional kindness and care.


Mandy Kocher, Central Adelaide Local Health Network


Yumi Lee, Southern Adelaide Local Health Network

Yumi was nominated due to her professionalism, her kindness and caring, including supporting activities of daily living, and her commitment to nursing. To quote the person that nominated her,
“She was one of the caring and compassionate staff that cared for me during my 17 day stay and every day she came on I knew that it would be a good day.”

Emma Montague, Southern Adelaide Local Health Network