Cardiff and Vale University Health Board Shortlisted for the 2020 HSJ Awards

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Cardiff and Vale University Health Board is delighted to announce that the Transformation of glaucoma eye care services: A digitised patient record enabling shared care between optometry and ophthalmology has been shortlisted for Connecting Services and Information Award at the 2020 HSJ Awards, recognising their outstanding contribution to healthcare. 

The Health Board has been shortlisted despite the tough competition from over 1000 entries. It has been selected based on their ambition, visionary spirit and the demonstrable positive impact that they/their project has/have had on patient and staff experiences within the health and/or social care sector.  

The judging panel is made up of a diverse range of highly influential and respected figures within the healthcare community including: Sir Bruce Keogh, Chair, Birmingham Women’s and Children’s FT, Mark Axcell, Chief Executive, Black Country Healthcare FT and Caroline Beardall, Director of Workforce and OD, NHS England and NHS Improvement – South East.

Now in its 40th year, the HSJ Awards is the largest annual benchmarking and recognition programme for healthcare. Through a rigorous, fair and transparent judging process the awards produce a roll call of the best organisations, teams and people in the NHS and the wider health sector.

The full list of finalists for the 2020 HSJ Awards can be found on

Winners will be selected ahead of the ceremony, which will take place virtually in March 2021.

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