Colourful decorative strip with words 2019 Victorian Public Healthcare Awards to the left

The Victorian Public Healthcare Awards, now in its 15th year, are an annual celebration of excellence, dedication and innovation in public health, health services and service initiatives that deliver informed and effective healthcare.

The Awards reflect priority areas in healthcare, identified by the government, and focus on the sectors’ ability to drive change and improve health outcomes for all Victorians. They recognise leadership and excellence in the provision of publicly-funded healthcare in response to established and emerging community needs.

How can I nominate?

Nominations opened Thursday 6 June, 2019 and will be closing on Monday 15 July, 2019. All entries must be submitted through our online submission website. If you require a hard copy of the nomination form, please contact the Secretariat on the details provided below.

There will be no further extensions or exceptions after this time. 

Why should I enter? 

As a category finalist or award winner, your organisation will receive state-wide recognition of its achievements and the opportunity to share successful ideas with peers and colleagues for the ongoing benefit of patients across the Victorian public healthcare system. You will also be invited to attend the awards ceremony on Wednesday 20 November, 2019.

Need more information?

Information about the 18 award categories, judging criteria and application process are available on the Victorian Public Healthcare Awards page. You can also contact the Awards Secretariat via email or on (03) 9096 8712.