Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards

Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Eastern Health held the annual Nursing and Midwifery Excellence Awards on May 7, 2019. 

The event celebrates the achievements of nursing and midwifery staff, acknowledging the supportive culture of learning, excellence in practice and commitment to patients and the community. 

2019 award recipients: 

Penny Newsome Medal - Eastern Health Graduate Award - Michaela Reiss, Maroondah Hospital, Emergency Department  

De Voil Medal – Eastern Health Post Graduate Award - Ahmed Abdelmegeed, Ward 5.3 Paediatrics, Box Hill Hospital

Eastern Health Heather Beanland Preceptor Award - Geoff Brown, North Ward, Wantirna Health (absent - accepted by Kathy Marshall)

Deakin University Chair in Nursing Research Award - Rebekah Howard, Upton house Mental Health, Box Hill Hospital

Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer Award - Tanya Frost, Acute Stroke Nurse, Neurosciences - Box Hill Hospital