British Healthcare Trades Awards 2017 Winners

The night’s winners

On the 30th November 2017, the industry came together at the prestigious Park Plaza Hotel in London to recognise the achievements of companies and individuals, big and small, as well as to celebrate the British Healthcare Trades Association’s 100th year anniversary.

Independent Living Design Award

Winner was Ottobock for their C-Leg prosthetic leg

Special Recognition Award

Presented to former THIIS editor David Russell

Best Product Award

Winner was Guldman for their GHZ ceiling hoist solution (highly commended certificate presented to TGA for the WHILL Powerchair)

NHS DAC Patient Services Award

Winner was Fittleworth Medical

Best Service Award

Awarded to Karen Finch and her team at The Hearing Care Centre

Most Effective Marketing Award

Winner was Mangar Health for the Elk & Airflow 24 Compressor (highly commended certificate be presented to Simple Stuff Works for their Myth Busting animated campaign)

Best Contribution to the Community Award

Winner was Respond Healthcare

Tom Hillier Award – Shopmobility

Braehead Shopmobility (highly commended certificates presented Littlehampton, High Wycombe and Perth)

Outstanding Contribution to the National Federation of Shopmobility

Alan Gammon and Littlehampton Shopmobility

Team of the Year

Winner was Island Mobility

Individual of the Year

Winner was Karen Gilbert of Care & Mobility in Bath

Retailer of the Year

Winner was TPG DisableAids

Lifetime Achievement Award

Winner was Kenneth Munroe