STAFF from health and social care across the South West are being asked to nominate star players for a prestigious Awards scheme. The Strategic Health Authority for the region, NHS South West, will be hosting its 2009 Awards ceremony on 7 May 2009 at Wes

STAFF from health and social care across the South West are being asked to nominate star players for a prestigious Awards scheme.The Strategic Health Authority for the region, NHS South West, will be hosting its 2009 Awards ceremony on 7 May 2009 at Westlands' conference and leisure complex in Yeovil.Now in its second year, the 2009 South West Health and Social Care Awards have been organised to recognise the outstanding work of doctors, nurses and other NHS and social care staff who have made an exceptional contribution to people's care.Staff in hospitals, GP practices, mental health, ambulance services and Social Care teams are being invited to nominate individuals or teams who have gone the extra mile to make a difference to patients and users.