23 March 2021

We are delighted to announce that Trust and partnership projects have been shortlisted nine times in the prestigious national HSJ Value Awards 2021.

The awards celebrate the projects and teams driving operational, financial, and clinical improvements across the health system.

Award organisers HSJ describe these innovations and new ways of working as fundamental to the continued fight against Covid-19 and full service restoration.

The shortlisted projects reflect ELFT’s partnership working across the health system.

The HSJ Value Awards 2021 ceremony will take place online on 2 September 2021.

Shortlisted ELFT and partnership projects

Digital Clinical Transformation Award
Project: ‘A Digital Recovery Platform for Severe Mental Illness’
Partners: ELFT, City and Hackney CCG, The Advocacy Project and Core Sport 

Diabetes Care Initiative of the Year
Project: ‘Newham Diabetes Transformation Programme – supporting young people (16-25 years) with Type 1 Diabetes’
Partners: ELFT, NHS Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest and Newham CCGs & Barts Health Trust, general practice in Newham

HSJ Value Pilot Project of the Year 
Project: ‘Darzi Seeds of Change Project for the people by the people’
Partners: Tower Hamlets CCG (EQUIP &  Patient and Public Engagement Team), The Barkantine Practice, Tower Hamlets ELFT Recovery College, Well Communities University of East London, NHS England Always Events, Tower Hamlets CVS, Tower Hamlets Council (Public Health), Mind in Tower Hamlets and Newham, Tower Hamlets Health Watch,  Darzi Fellowship Programme London South Bank University

IT & Digital Innovation Award
Project: ‘A Digital Recovery Platform for Severe Mental Illness’
Partners: ELFT, City and Hackney CCG, The Advocacy Project, Core Sport

Mental Health Service Redesign Initiative
Project: ‘A Digital Recovery Pathway for Severe Mental Illness’
Partners: ELFT, City and Hackney CCG, The Advocacy Project, Core Sport

Project: ‘Newham Perinatal Mental Health Team Intensive Care Pathway’
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Paediatric Care Initiative of the Year
Project: ‘Tower Hamlets Together - Born Well, Growing Well Asthma and Wheeze Project’
Partners: ELFT, LB Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets CCG, Barts Health Trust, Tower Hamlets GP Care Group, Community Voluntary Sector

Primary Care of Community Service Redesign Initiative
Project: ‘A Digital Recovery Pathway for Severe Mental Illness’
Partners: ELFT, City and Hackney CCG, the Advocacy Project, Core Sport

System of Commissioner Led Service Redesign
Project: ‘Tower Hamlets Together – Delivering Better Health Through Partnership’
Partners: ELFT, LB Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets CCG, Barts Health Trust, Tower Hamlets GP Care Group, Community Voluntary Sector