The winners of Murrumbidgee Local Health District's health excellence awards were announced on Friday night.
The awards celebrate the great work of staff across the region and pay tribute to their dedication and contribution.
Wagga’s Thomas Glanville – a data analytics officer – and doctor Louis Baggio were both awarded the prestigious Don Kendell Memorial Leadership Award and named role models for their “innovative leadership and outstanding contribution to health services”.
MLHD chief Jill Ludford congratulated the winners of this year’s awards, representing more than 3800 staff across the region.
“We acknowledge and celebrate our special award winners … who work hard every day to make a difference to lives of people in our region,” Ms Ludford said.
“These exceptional women and men have created and continue to uphold the values of excellence, innovation and collaboration which help improve the lives of people in our care.”