Nominations

The LaingBuisson Awards recognise and celebrate industry excellence and innovative services in the public, private and third sectors.

Leaders from across the sector come together to hear and celebrate each other’s successes. Already a fixed point in the calendar, the LaingBuisson Awards will be even bigger in 2018 as they provide further evidence of the growth and success of UK health and care services.

NOMINATIONS CLOSE FRIDAY 29TH JUNE 2018

Awards categories

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Advisors
Clinical Services
Innovators & Leaders
Investors & Finance
Property
Social Care

Supported Living

Excellence in looking after adults with physical or learning disabilities or mental health problems in a supported living setting.

Specialist Care

Excellence in specialist care for adults and children with physical or learning disabilities or mental health problems in a residential setting.

Residential Care

Excellence in residential or nursing care for older people, with a focus on innovation and engagement with service users.

Rehabilitation

Excellence in the provision of post operative rehabilitation services in any setting.

Recruiter

Excellence in the recruitment of professionals in the healthcare and social care sectors

Public Private Partnership

Excellence in a strategic partnership between the public and independent sectors with a focus on outcomes, value for money and innovation.

Property Consultant

Excellence in advising on valuation, consulting, acquisition, sale and financing of healthcare property assets.

Private Hospital Group (Acute and Mental)

Excellence as a Group in the provision of acute and/or mental health services with a focus on innovation and differentiation as a result of a group initiative or investment.

Private Hospital (Acute and Mental)

Excellence in the provision of acute and/or mental health services with a focus on innovation and differentiation as a result of an individual hospital initiative or investment.

Primary Care & Diagnostics

Excellence in the delivery of healthcare services in the primary care setting including GP practices, diagnostics, integration with acute care (STPs) and disease management.

Outstanding Contribution

(Nominations are not open for this category. The recipient of this award is identified and chosen by LaingBuisson)

Nursing Practice

Excellence in the delivery of nursing services with a focus on innovation, patient management and engagement in the acute or mental health hospital setting across both the NHS and Independent Hospital providers.

Management Excellence

Excellence in the management of a company which has delivered exceptional clinical or patient outcomes, financial results or employee engagement.

Management Consultant

Excellence in the provision of strategic or commercial advice on a transaction or as a retained advisor with a focus on relevant case studies.

Lender

Excellence in lending to the sector demonstrating good market knowledge, innovation and a distinctive/successful strategy or execution.

Legal Advisor – Independent

Excellence in the provision of legal services to the independent sector (both for profit and not for profit) with a focus on relevant transactions, clients or matters (such as CMA investigations).

Legal Advisor – Public

Excellence in the provision of legal services to the NHS, local authorities, regulators and other public sector organisations with a focus on relevant transactions, clients or matters (such as CMA investigations).

Investor

Excellence as an investor across either equity or debt, demonstrating a successful investment strategy and high returns.

Innovation in Technology

Innovation in technology in any setting, in the delivery of care as a service or clinical procedure.

Homecare

Excellence in the provision of personal care or healthcare in a home setting with a focus on innovation and/or higher acuity services.

High Growth

An award for businesses growing rapidly either organically or by acquisition in any segment of health and/or social care.

Healthcare Outcomes

Excellence in the delivery of better healthcare outcomes with a focus on ability to demonstrate those outcomes.

Financial Advisor

Excellence in the provision of corporate finance advice with a focus on relevant transactions and their success in terms of process design and valuation.

Housing with Care

Excellence in the provision and development of Retirement Villages or Extra Care.

Children’s Services

Excellence in the delivery of children’s services in any setting (fostering, residential, school)

Rules

  • LaingBuisson will choose one winner of each award based on the merits of the submissions. Finalists are judged by an independent judging panel.
  • All submissions are confidential.
  • All submissions must be fully completed - partially completed nomination forms will not be accepted.
  • Only online submissions will be accepted.
  • We cannot accept any supporting materials.
  • Please avoid using abbreviations.
  • Any company or person is eligible to nominate, including self-nominations.
  • Any company operating or person working in the UK is eligible to win an award.
  • Nominations are not publically open for the Outstanding Contribution Award in the Innovators and Leaders category. The winner will be selected by LaingBuisson and announced at the Awards event.
  • The Awards are free to enter.

The judging panel reserves the right to move entries from one category to another if they feel it is more appropriate. Please ensure that all information in submissions is accurate at the time of entry. LaingBuisson will not be held responsible for the publication of any information contained on the entry forms which is inaccurate.