Christmas Decoration Competition

The Christmas Decoration Competition brings such joy and highlights the wonderful culture at Northeast Health. Thank you to all the staff who have gone to so much creative and committed effort to decorate your departments, and bring such pleasure to patients, visitors and staff.
The judges of the Christmas Decoration Competition are lined up in front of a festive display with santa hats on and looking very festive.
Judges of the Christmas Decoration Competition

Winners for 2019

Grand Champion

Department: Illoura
Theme: North East Pole.
Given the extraordinary standard of creative effort, a special award of Grand Champion has been awarded to Illoura for their extraordinary effort throughout every area at Illoura. Congratulations to the Illoura team!

Winner in the Recycled/Handmade category is:

Department: Critical Care Unit CCU
Theme: Dr Seuss’ CCU
A wonderful creative effort, with clever use of recycled products. Fabulous.

Winners in the Fair Dinkum (Aussie) category are:

Department: Pharmacy
Theme: 1850’s in Wangaratta.
A great artistic effort, attention to detail and historical research.
Department: Thomas Hogan Unit
Theme: Aussie Xmas
Fabulous creativity and fun…interactive outside display with ‘traditional’ Aussie items. Great to see the involvement of our patients.

Winner for Relates to your Department category is:

Department: People & Culture
Theme: Santa’s workshop.
Making people smile/joy at work and fabulous use of corridor/space. The space looks beautiful, with lots of clever messaging.
Here is just a small sample of what is on display at Northeast Health this Christmas.