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MySunrise Shortlisted For The 2022 HSJ Partnership Awards

October 27, 2022

MySunrise is delighted to announce that our ‘Cancer Support App’ has been shortlisted for HealthTech Partnership of the Year at the HSJ Partnership Awards 2022, recognising our “outstanding contribution to healthcare – in what has been an exceptional and challenging period across the sector”.

With over 190 entries received for this year’s HSJ Partnership Awards, and 123 projects making it to the final shortlist, we are among illustrious company. The organisers have stated that “the volume and standards of applications has been a true testament to those health and social care staff, who continue to push outstanding work and transformational projects across the sector.”

The judging panel was made up of a diverse range of highly influential and respected figures within the healthcare community, including Dr Matt Aiello (National Programmes Lead, Education Reform, Health Education England); Dr Elena Bechberger (National Programme Director – LVHC Programme, NHS England and NHS Improvement); Claire Igoe (Head of Environmental Sustainability - Manchester University FT) and Vinice Thomas (Director of Nursing and Quality, NHS England and NHS Improvement).

Following an intense and in-depth judging process, MySunrise was shortlisted, ahead of the official awards ceremony to be held on 24th March 2022. Standing out amongst tough competition from hundreds of other exemplary applicants, MySunrise has been selected based on their “ambition, visionary spirit and the demonstrable positive impact that their project has had on patient and staff experiences within the healthcare sector.”

George Brighton, founder of MySunrise comments, “We are delighted to have been shortlisted for HealthTech Partnership of the Year recognising the collaborative efforts and dedication of our team, the project leads and everyone involved over the last 12 months to successfully implement the MySunrise App across the South West.  We are hugely grateful to the Peninsula Cancer Alliance for continuing to support this work and very much looking forward to further realising the benefits of this patient support tool, especially at the moment which is such a difficult time for NHS organisations and Cancer patients. To have be chosen among the other incredible nominees is a wonderful achievement and an incredible start for 2022.”

The full list of nominees for the HSJ Partnership Awards 2022 can be found here

The selected winners will be announced during the awards ceremony at Westminster Park Plaza, London on March 24th 2022.