Skip links and keyboard navigation

Health alert: Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

Warning message

Submissions for this form are closed.

PAH Battle of the Quality Initiative Competition 2021

Aim of the competition

The aim of this competition is to recognise nursing quality improvement initiatives by PAH nursing staff conducted from 1 January 2020. We invite all PAH nursing staff to showcase your nursing quality initiative.


To be eligible, applicant/s must be a:


To share your nursing quality initiative, complete the IND2021 BOQI Template (PPTX, 1.39 MB) provided and ensure this addresses each of the following:

  • Outline the name of the nursing quality initiative
  • Briefly describe the background/problem (ie: what problem existed? Why did the quality initiative need to be undertaken?)
  • Goal (outline the intended goal ie: what was the desired improvement of this initiative)
  • Intervention (explain in detail what was done? When did it occur?)
  • Who were the participants involved in this project
  • Outcomes (what was achieved?)

Submission process

Please submit your presentation using the submission form below. The Centre of Nursing Excellence (CNE) is accountable for coordinating this award.


  • Submissions open: Friday, 12 March 2021
  • Submissions close: Friday, 16 April 2021 (extended)

On the day

  • Attend the Battle of the Quality Initiative
  • Conduct a 1 minute presentation of your quality initiative
  • The audience will vote on the favourite presentation
  • The top two presentations that receive the most votes will have another 5-10 minutes each to explain their quality initiative in further detail
  • The audience will then vote for the winner.

Reward and recognition

  • The winning presentation will receive the Executive Director Nursing Services Perpetual Award, Excellence in Innovation Shield.
  • A prize will also be awarded to the runner up.


  • Bernadette Clarke, Magnet CNC
  • Phone: (07) 3176 2892
Last updated 19 April 2021
Last reviewed 15 March 2021