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By Grace Webster
Nominate for health awards

NOMINATIONS are being sought from Dumfries and Galloway for the Scottish Health Awards 2023.

Entries must be complete before midnight on Sunday 13 August for the chance for your local hero to become a winner. They will be revealed in Edinburgh on 2 November.

This year the event is in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the NHS and the 16 categories for nomination are: Allied Health Professional; Care For Mental Health; Doctor Award; Global Citizenship; Innovation; Integrated Care; Leader of the Year; Midwife; Nurse; Paramedic; People’s Choice 75th Anniversary Award; top Support Worker; Tackling Health Inequalities Award; Top Team; Unsung Hero; and the Volunteers Award.

To nominate a local hero across one of the categories, visit

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