Voting is now closed for the Patient’s Choice Award 2023

This award is an opportunity for members of the public to thank a nurse, midwife, health visitor, healthcare assistant or assistant practitioner who has made a difference to their or a loved one's care.

Congratulations to the Patient’s Choice finalists and thank you to everyone who entered and supported the 2023 RCN Nursing Awards.

Patient's Choice Award Finalists 2023
Orla Glennon - Patient's Choice Award finalist 2023 Arches district nursing team, Belfast Belfast Health and Social Care Trust
This team has been nominated by Janette Connor. She says: ‘I have a rare disease that means I have over 200 skin ulcers dressed daily by the district nurses for the last two years.

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Joan Pons Laplana - Patient's Choice Award finalist 2023 Joan Pons Laplana, NHS England
Joan Pons Laplana has been nominated by Graham Rodgers who nearly died from a stroke due to Covid-19.

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Joan Newberry - Patient's Choice Award finalist 2023 Joan Newberry, Friends’ School Lisburn
Joan Newberry was nominated by Josh Hannigan who says she always goes above and beyond for him and all the other pupils at the Friends’ School Lisburn in Northern Ireland.

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Chloe Hammond - Patient's Choice Award finalist 2023 Chloe Hammond, Radis Community Care
John and Eileen Hullett have nominated Chloe for her exceptional care of their son Johnny, who has cerebral palsy and profound learning disabilities.

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Chloe Ball - Patient's Choice Award finalist 2023 Chloe Ball, Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust
Mental health staff nurse Chloe was nominated by Mizata Kamara for ‘changing her life and giving her the prospect of a future’.

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The Patient’s Choice winner will be decided by a public vote and the winner will be announced at the RCN Nursing Awards ceremony on 10 November at Liverpool Cathedral.


Read about our Patient's Choice 2022 winner
Sarah Malik, specialist information and support nurse at Compassion in Dying

Read about our Patient's Choice 2021 winner
Inspirational nurse Paul Murray was honoured by many for his dedication to patient care