Laing and Buisson awarded InHealth ‘Primary Care and Community Services Provider’ at their Independent Sector Healthcare Awards held in London on 18th September 2012.
The award focused on the ENT service provided by InHealth in partnership with NHS Southampton City. The award was accepted by Dr Sarah Wilson, Medical Director (InHealth), Lin Hounslow, Head of Market Development (NHS Southampton, Hampshire, Isle of Wight & Portsmouth) and Dr Peter Thomas, ENT consultant.
Lin Hounslow explained, “This is a fantastic achievement for NHS Southampton City and InHealth, as the award recognises the hardwork and care provided by all the staff involved with the Southampton Community ENT Service. Winning the award also highlights the success of how working with InHealth has meant we can provide patients with the fast and efficient service they deserve.”
Patrick Carter, Director of Community Services, InHealth, commented, “Having won the Health Investor ‘Diagnostic Provider of the year’ award recently and now also winning this Laing and Buisson award is a great achievement for InHealth. These two awards demonstrate how InHealth are continually performing at a high standard to improve diagnostics pathways for patients and how we understand the complexity of the evolving community services diagnostics sector.
The Laing and Buisson Independent Sector Healthcare Awards aim was to select teams who demonstrated outstanding quality and innovation while rewarding the teams and individuals whose dedication and commitment helps make the UK independent healthcare sector truly world-class. The panel of judges selected to for the Awards have a wealth of experience and expertise in the health and care sectors, are were expertly placed to assess the finalists' entries before independently determining the winner for each category
The awards ceremony, hosted by comedian Jo Brand, was held at the Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square in London and was attended by over 1000 of the independent health sector’s key figures.