We are all more conscious than ever before about the need to not waste precious resources. In the NHS we are doing much to reduce inefficiencies and improve quality care by maximising the effectiveness of the financial resources we have.
That’s why the team of healthcare professionals in Glasgow City CHP (south sector) were nominated to receive a prestige Chairman’s Award this year.
The Board has its own highly proactive Ecosmart campaign but it is reliant on our staff – and our patients – recognising the opportunities to make a difference.
Helen Molloy, Liz McCormack, Janis Young and Vandrew McLean not only recognised the opportunities – they broadcast them to everyone they worked beside!
The results were impressive. Small changes in recycling alone resulted in saving £6,000 in one year from refuse handling charges. The energy each of our four winners put in to this
initiative – above and beyond their normal day jobs – was inspiring.
Below: Helen Molloy and colleague Janis Young receive their award from the Cabinet Secretary.