Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust bagged an award at a recent Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) North West Branch Awards 2018.
The local health and wellbeing provider was crowned the winner of the ‘Best Place to Work’ Award and was recognised for its ability to recruit, sustain and develop teams within the finance department. The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) North West Awards congratulate and thank finance teams and aim to publicly recognise the dedication of the best in healthcare finance in the North West. The judges commended the team for understanding that the offer from the Trust’s finance department, to its staff was not the best it could be and acknowledged the team’s appetite and desire to improve this.
Bill Gregory Chief Finance Officer and Deputy Chief Executive at Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust said of the achievement:
“It’s such an honour to have received the ‘Best Place to Work Award’ at this year’s HFMA North West Branch Awards. We have been working so hard to enhance staff knowledge and skills in order to support them to feel better about their career options, improve wellbeing and make the Trust a great place to work.
“The event really highlights the dedication from organisations across the country and for us in particularly, has showcased the fantastic work taking place in our finance department.”
The HFMA North West Branch Awards has three categories which recognise the work of finance teams and individuals from across the UK. The Gala Dinner brought together NHS finance managers from across the North West and also saw the presentation of The North West Finance Awards. For more information HFMA North West Branch Awards 2018 please visit www.hfma.org.uk/our-networks/branches/north-west.