We're delighted to announce that voting has now opened for the People’s Choice Award, for this year's Scottish Health Awards.   

This year marks the 75th Anniversary of the NHS. In this special year, we wanted to take the opportunity to celebrate the achievements of those who have contributed to our NHS in Scotland over its 75 years. 

The People’s Choice Award is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate truly incredible people whose contribution and dedication deserves recognition. The Award this year will aim to recognise those amazing people who work in our NHS Scotland who have made – and continue to make – a special contribution. 

Once again, it was a difficult task for the shortlisters to select the six finalists for the public vote as the quality of nominations was exceptional.  

To vote online and for further information on this year’s Scottish Health Awards visit the website.  
Alternatively you can call to vote for your winner on 07552 268 187 and leave a message stating who you would like to win*. 

The six finalists are as follows: 

  • Alan McMillan – Scottish Ambulance Service 

  • Annette Heary - NHS Lothian  

  • Christine Thompson - NHS Lothian  

  • Jacqueline McKechnie – NHS Lanarkshire  

  • Janice McClymont - NHS Lanarkshire  

  • Julie Walker – NHS Highland  

For further details on the People’s Choice Finalists please visit the website

Voting will close on Tuesday 10 October 2023. Entries received after this date will not be counted. 

All winners across the sixteen categories will be announced on Thursday 2 November at the awards ceremony in Edinburgh. 

*Please ask for the bill payer’s permission before calling the voting line.