Timeline:

2nd July 2020
' Nominations open '
5th July 2020
' NHS's 72nd birthday '
1st September 2020
' Nominations close '
23rd November 2020
' Shortlist announced '
7th July 2021
' Awards ceremony '

Kate Tantam & The ICU Rehabilitation Team, University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

South West

One patient described that “Being a patient in Critical Care is like chucking a hand grenade into your life – it blows everything apart “. 

Kate and the ICU Rehab teams work aims to defuse that grenade by promoting and facilitating recovery by humanising the Critical Care environment and building services.  They have created a ‘Secret Garden’ to support rehabilitation in ICU promoting positive mental health for staff, patients and loved ones. Kate also founded the international #rehablegend campaign, promoting the ‘little things’ that the inter-professional teams can do to promote and enhance recovery.

Nominated by: Johnny Mercer MP and Luke Pollard MP

Nominee Winning Quote: 

South West

One patient described that “Being a patient in Critical Care is like chucking a hand grenade into your life – it blows everything apart “. 

Kate and the ICU Rehab teams work aims to defuse that grenade by promoting and facilitating recovery by humanising the Critical Care environment and building services.  They have created a ‘Secret Garden’ to support rehabilitation in ICU promoting positive mental health for staff, patients and loved ones. Kate also founded the international #rehablegend campaign, promoting the ‘little things’ that the inter-professional teams can do to promote and enhance recovery.

Nominated by: Johnny Mercer MP and Luke Pollard MP

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