ADSM (AquaFund) and Imperial NHS are named Winners in HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards

ADSM (AquaFund) and Imperial NHS are named Winners in HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, one of the largest NHS trusts in the UK with a turnover of almost £1 billion, and water management consultants ADSM, were awarded the ‘Value and Improvement through Outsourcing’ award last night at the 2015 Health Service Journal (HSJ) Value in Healthcare awards. The prestigious awards were held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London, and a record breaking 532 entries competed for recognition at the dazzling ceremony.

Judges Comments:

The panel of judges, which consisted of senior influential figures in the health sector such as Robert Knoff (National Director NHS Procurement, Department of Health) and Michael MacDonnell (Head of Strategy, NHS England) commented:

“There are clear outcomes for this project including massive cost savings and helping a huge number of people internationally. This partnership working demonstrates a real reliance on each other and they have worked together to produce a sustainable project.”

Of the 280 NHS Trusts in the UK, Imperial were recognised as the leader in water efficiency, having gained a £250,000 cash saving and annual efficiency improvement of 17% through ADSM’s multi-million pound AquaFund grant. The AquaFund grant awarded to the Trust provided and installed state-of-the-art water saving technology, site audits, consultancy services, water data and tariff analysis and an industry-leading bill validation service.

The AquaFund project also donates a percentage of its revenue each year on the Trust’s behalf to charity WaterAid. As a result, the Trust has helped assist 350,000 people in developing countries gain access to safe water and sanitation.

The awards were a great evening of recognition and celebration for all the organisations making steps to greatly improve efficiency and value.

For more information on the AquaFund grant including how to claim your share, visit www.adsm.com/AquaFund or call 01753 833 880.

ADSM (AquaFund) and Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS are Finalists in Sustainability Leaders Awards

ADSM (AquaFund) and Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS are Finalists in Sustainability Leaders Awards

Entering the ‘Water Management’ category alongside a highly competitive field of entries, the Trust and ADSM were selected as finalists by the esteemed panel of judges.

Edie’s prestigious Sustainability Leaders Awards recognise organisations who embed sustainability in their operations, business models and products and drive demonstrable results through innovation, engagement and a commitment to doing business better. The Water Management category looks at the best examples of effective water management, including water efficiency, effluent reduction/handling, risk strategies, collaboration and partnership schemes, footprinting and data management.

The winners will be announced at a dazzling awards ceremony on the 19th of November, hosted within the Grand Connaught Rooms in London, one of the capital’s most impressive and stylish venues.