Northern Sydney Local Health District's Matthew Williams has been nominated for in the Staff Member of the Year category at the 2018 NSW Health awards.


The finalists for this year's NSW Health Awards have been announced.

There was strong competition with 180 entries, an eight per cent increase on last year. All entries demonstrated a depth of commitment and should be congratulated for their contribution to NSW Health.

The NSW Health Awards provide a unique opportunity to recognise and reward innovative programs, behaviours and services provided by the organisations that comprise NSW Health.

The categories are based on NSW Health's Strategic Priorities and CORE values.

Northern Sydney Local Health District has three finalists in the running.

Team Awards

Specialist Rehabilitation Service Evaluation Project


Individual Awards

Volunteer of the Year

Chris Oberle for her commitment to improving patient experience through empathy and connection.


Staff Member of the Year

Matthew Williams for his role leading the innovative Osteoarthritis Chronic Care Program since its inception in February 2012.

Recipients of the 2018 NSW Health Awards will be announced on 5 November 2018.

Congratulations again to all of our finalists. Further information can be found on the NSW Health website.