WA Health Excellence Awards

Director General’s Award

The Director General of Health will select the winner of the peak award from the winners of the Project/team Awards. There is no nomination process for this award.

Minister for Health's Award

The Government is committed to ensuring that Western Australian’s receive safe, high quality and accessible health services no matter where they live. The Minister for Health’s Award will be presented to an individual who over their career has demonstrated exceptional commitment to helping achieve this aim.

Download the nomination form (Word 692KB)
Eligibility criteria (Word 20KB)

Closing date: 5.00pm, 31 August 2017

Jill Porteous Memorial Award

The Jill Porteous Memorial Award is awarded to a person who has made a substantial and sustained contribution to the achievement of continuous improvement in safety and quality at WA Health.

Download the nomination form (Word 178KB)

Closing date: 5.00pm, 18 August 2017

Nominations now closed for project categories

The WA Health Excellence Awards feature eight project or team award categories, along with the Director General’s Award, to be selected from one of the category award winners. 


Principal sponsor

HESTA logo

Category 1 

Managing resources effectively and efficiently 

AIMWA logo

Category 2 

Engaging with consumers, carers and the community 

Curtin University logo

Category 3 

Achieving better outcomes for Aboriginal people

Category 4 

Developing sustainable solutions for out-of-hospital healthcare 

Silver Chain logo

Category 5 

Overcoming inequities 

WA Primary Health Alliance logo

Category 6 

Innovative approaches for improving safety and quality 

Logo: Core Medical Solutions

Category 7 

Preventing illness and injury and keeping the community healthy 

 Logo: Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Category 8 

Workforce initiatives to improve service delivery 

St John of God logo – Small version 

More information

Awards Manager
Phone: 9222 6425

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Communications Directorate