Team Excellence

A nursing profession led team that has demonstrated a collaborative approach in developing or improving a product, service, process or system that benefits patients and/or the community.

Who is eligible?

Nominated teams must include at least one individual who is a registered or enrolled nurse, midwife or personal care attendant currently working in Australia. Nominations will be judged on the team's achievement that has taken place or been implemented between 1 January 2016 and 24 February 2017.

Nominations must demonstrate all of the following:

  • the team addresses an identified health need, enhances health outcomes or improves clinical practice and the patient experience
  • the team has developed and/or improved a product, service, process or system 
  • how the development/improvement of the product, service, process or system has had a positive impact on patients and/or the community
  • how the prize money will enhance and assist in further development of the product, service, process or system, together with a clear plan of how it will be implemented