Who is your hospital hero?

Local people are being asked to submit their nominations for the Sherwood Forest Hospitals “People’s Award” to recognise an outstanding hospital employee who provides exceptional service above and beyond the call of duty.

Launched three years ago to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the NHS, nominations for the People’s Award can come from anyone in the communities served by King’s Mill or Newark hospitals.

Write to “The People’s Award”, c/o Jayne Morton, Communications Officer, Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Mansfield Road, Sutton, NG17 4JL; log on to www.sfh-tr.nhs.uk and follow the link to “The People’s Award”; E-mail thepeoples.award@sfh-tr.nhs.uk. Deadline is 30th June.

All nominations must state the full name and department of the person being nominated and the hospital. They must also include the name, address and telephone number of the nominator. Nominators’ details will not be retained or passed on to any third parties.

The closing date for receipt of nominations is 30 June 2011. The winner will be announced at the Annual Staff Excellence Awards Ceremony on 27 September 2011.