9th March 2018 , Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin

Healthcare Initiative - Patient Safety

  • HSE Mental Health Services Kilkenny - "Implementing and Improving a Safety Plan"
  • Sligo University Hospital – Standardisation For Patient Safety - "A Lean Theatre Anaesthetic Room Initiative"
  • St James Hospital - "Scan for Surgery"
  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital (MMUH) and Ireland East Hospital Group (IEHG) - "Development of a Direct Oral Anticoagulant Therapy Record"
  • Beaumont Hospital - "Mobility Management Service"
  • Bon Secours Hospital, Cork - "Introduction of Nursing Bedside Handover and the Development and Implementation of Standardized Electronic Handover Template Utilizing ISBAR3"
  • Mater Private Hospital - "Alarm Fatigue - Telemetry Alarm Management Project"

Healthcare Initiative - Patient Education / Lifestyle Project - Hospital/National Centre

  • Bon Secours Hospital - "Improving Emotional Support and Stress Management in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease"
  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital - Cardiothoracic and Transplantation Department - "When 'One Size Fits All' Does Not Work"
  • Mallow General Hospital - "Introducing the Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool (MUST)"
  • Naas General Hospital - "Identifying Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in a Young Adult Population"
  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital - Cardiothoracic High-Dependency Unit - "Walking to Wellness"

Healthcare Initiative - Patient Education / Lifestyle Project - Clinic/Specialised Centre

  • HSE Keltoi Substance Misuse and Trauma Residential Treatment Centre - "Establishment of a 'Seeking Safety' Pilot Project for Supporting Patients with Opiate Polysubstance Misuse/Dependence and a History of Past Traumas"
  • Renal Interest Group Dietitians of the Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute - "Development of a New Renal Nutrition Website"
  • Sexual Assault Treatment Unit - "The Implementation of Option 3"
  • Cavan-Monaghan Mental Health Service for the Elderly - "Management of Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia"
  • Physiotherapy Department, South Tipperary General Hospital, Clonmel - "Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme, co-ordinated by Angela Radley O’Donovan"

Healthcare Initiative - Best Use of Information Technology

  • Cork University Hospital - "Development and Implementation of a Children's Services Website"
  • Castlebar Primary Care Centre Radiology Service - "Full Integration with existing Mayo University Hospital IT, RIS & PACS infrastructure"
  • Renal Interest Group Dietitians of the Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute - "Development of a New Renal Nutrition Website"
  • St James Hospital - "Scan for Surgery"
  • All In Care - "Meeting One of Ireland's Biggest Demographic and Economic Challenges"
  • Daughters of Charity Disability Support Services – "Creating life stories through digital technology for people with an intellectual disability"
  • Orion Health / Temple Street Children’s University Hospital - "Modernizing the Hospital's Data Management Systems"

Healthcare Initiative - Large/Teaching Hospital

  • Cork University Hospital - "Lunch and Learn"
  • University Hospital Waterford & Cork University Hospital - "Improving Ward Level Efficiency Using a Modified Treatment Room Layout in Cork University Hospital and University Hospital Waterford"
  • Cork University Hospital (HSE) - "Developing Information Leaflets for Parents, Patients and Guardians"
  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital - "Quality Care from the Point of Entry: Transforming Takeover of Care in Medicine
  • Cork University Hospital, Radiation Oncology Department - "Implementation of MRI/CT Guided Brachytherapy CT/MR-IGADT for Gynaecological Caner at the Department of Radiation Oncology"
  • Beaumont Hospital - "Cleaning Discharge Team Service, 'Turning Beds Around'"
  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital - "Nurturing Our Nurses With Knowledge"

Healthcare Initiative - General Hospital

  • Sligo University Hospital – Standardisation For Patient Safety - "A Lean Theatre Anaesthetic Room Initiative"
  • Mallow General Hospital - "A Person-Centred Service of the Transfusion and Administration of Blood and Blood Products"
  • Bon Secours Hospital, Cork – "How Risk Assessment Tools enabled us to engage with our Patients to improve Medication Reconciliation"
  • Sexual Assault Treatment Unit - "Implementation and Development of Option 3"
  • Sligo University Hospital – "Sign In - Time Out- Sign Out – For The Maternity Service Users In Suh"
  • Mallow General Hospital - "Extracting the Fear - Filling the Gap - A holistic Person Centred Approach for Adults with Intellectual, Physical and Sensory Difficulties Requiring Dental Treatment in the Acute Setting"

Mental Health Centre of the year

  • HSE Cavan Community Mental Health Team
  • The Hazelton Clinic-Adult & Child Counselling, Psychological & Psychiatric Services
  • Cavan-Monaghan Mental Health Service for the Elderly

Rehabilitation Clinic of the year

  • HSE Keltoi Substance Misuse and Trauma Residential Treatment Centre
  • Medfit Proactive Healthcare
  • Physiotherapy Department, South Tipperary General Hospital, Clonmel

Cosmetic Surgery /Procedure Clinic of the Year

  • Ailesbury Clinics Ltd.
  • Amara Clinics
  • ClearSkin Clinic

Specialist Care Centre of the Year

  • HSE Keltoi Substance Misuse and Trauma Residential Treatment Centre
  • Medfit Proactive Healthcare
  • Cavan-Monaghan Mental Health Service for the Elderly
  • Orsmond Clinics
  • Pontemed Ireland
  • Sesame Early Intervention Service

Day Care Centre of the Year

  • Bethany House Day Care Centre Carlow / The Alzheimer Society Of Ireland
  • Health & Wellness Centre, Carrigoran
  • Tipperary Resource & Outreach Centre (IWA)
  • Lucan Resource & Outreach Centre (IWA)

Research Team of the Year

  • Cork Simon Community
  • Maynooth University - Centre for Mental Health & Community Research
  • Merrion Fertility Clinic
  • The Rotunda Hospital and The IMSRL, Temple Street

Healthcare Initiative - End of Life Care

  • LauraLynn Ireland's Children’s Hospice - "'The Oscars' - An Innovative Legacy-Making Intervention for Children in Hospice Care"
  • Sligo University Hospital - "Bereavement Care in the Maternity Services"
  • Haven Bay Care Centre - "Caring for Our Patients Through Their Life and Final Journey"
  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital - "Supporting Patients and Families in Their Bereavement"

Healthcare Initiative - Community Care Services

  • Irish Wheelchair Association - "Operating a Person-Centred Process"
  • Kiltormer Nursing Home - "Improving Our Residents Visits With Their Families"
  • Roscommon Primary Care Services - "An Integrated Approach to Continence Care for Men in Roscommon"
  • The HOPE Foundation - Kolkata India - "HOPE's Jana Swathya Suraksha Community Healthcare Project"

Healthcare Initiative - Older Persons Care Services

  • Mercy University Hospital - "Evidence-Based Dementia-Friendly Design Principles to Transform Our Acute Geriatric Ward"
  • Saint Joseph's Shankill - "Household Model of Care"
  • All In Care - "Meeting One of Ireland's Biggest Demographic and Economic Challenges"
  • Daughters of Charity Disability Support Services – "Creating life stories through digital technology for people with an intellectual disability"
  • Mater Misericordiae Hospital - "OMEga: Co-Design of Patient Pathway from the Mater Hospital to 3 Rehabilitation Sites"
  • Cavan-Monaghan Mental Health Service for the Elderly - "Management of Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia"

Healthcare Fundraising Initiative of the year

  • Central Remedial Clinic - "Fundraiser for the Wheelchair Swing"
  • Belmullet Resource & Outreach Centre - "Fundraising Initiative"
  • Kilkenny Resource & Outreach Centre - "The Valentines Ball"
  • Clane Resource & Outreach Centre - "Around the World Fundraising Initiative"
  • Saint Joseph's Shankill - "Irish Fashion Collective Hosted By Conrad Dublin in association with Allianz"

Healthcare Initiative - Child Health and Wellbeing - Hospital/National Centre
- Sponsored by the Katharine Howard Foundation

  • HSE – Cork University Hospital - "Developing Information Leaflets for Parents, Patients and Guardians"
  • The Rotunda Hospital - "The Beads of Courage Program"
  • Department of Children & Youth Affairs, Department of Education & Skills and the Department of Health - "Access and Inclusion Model (AIM) for Pre-School"
  • Temple Street Childrens University Hospital - "Using Mortality Data in Children and Young People"
  • Tusla - Child and Family Agency - "Meitheal and The Prevention, Partnership and Family Support Programme"
  • Adelaide and Meath Hospital / The National Children's Hospital - "Implementation of a Multi-Sensory Room in a Children's Outpatient Department"
  • Cork University Hospital - "Development and Implementation of a Children's Services Website in Cork University Hospital"

Healthcare Initiative - Child Health and Wellbeing - Clinic/Specialised Centre
- Sponsored by the Katharine Howard Foundation

  • TUSLA/ Foróige Connemara Family Services - "Youth Initiative"
  • Early Learning Initiative – "ABC 0-2 Home Visiting and Parent Support Programme"
  • Archways - "The Upto2 Programme"
  • Bessborough Centre Crèche - "How the Outdoor Education Environment Impacts Child Health and Wellbeing"
  • Better Finglas - "Preparing for Life Community Midwife Role Within the Area Based Childhood Programme"
  • Community Medical Department of the HSE - "Establishing a Specialised Child Development Assessment Clinic in Galway"
  • Finn Valley Primary Care Team / Public Health Nursing Service - "Healthy Bladder and Bowel Clinics for Children and Their Parents in Donegal"
  • Bons Secours Hospital Cork - "The First and Only Dedicated Paediatric Concussion Service in Ireland for Improving Child Health and Wellbeing"

Healthcare Initiative - Midwifery Led Project of the year

  • Sligo University Hospital - "Implementing the National Maternity Strategy"
  • Maternity Unit, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital - "The Introduction of the Growth Assessment Protocol (GAP)"
  • Sligo University Hospital - "Sign In - Time Out- Sign Out – For The Maternity Service Users In Suh"

Healthcare Initiative - Mental Health Care

  • Cork Simon Community - "Moving Toward Trauma Informed Care"
  • HSE Cavan Community Mental Health Team - "Nurse Led Cognitive Behavioural Skills (CBT) Courses for Generalised Anxiety Disorders for Adults and Young Adults"
  • HSE Mental Health Services Kilkenny - "Psychiatric Response to a Referral"
  • HSE Keltoi Substance Misuse and Trauma Residential Treatment Centre - "Establishment of a 'Seeking Safety' Pilot Project"
  • Merrion Fertility Clinic - "MFC Patient Support Group"
  • The Rotunda Hospital Perinatal Mental Health Team - "Introducing Early Screening for Postnatal Depression Across the RCSI Hospital Group"
  • The Willows Team, Donegal Mental Health Services - "WRAP and Mindfulness Co Production"

Nursing Home/Residential Care Home of the Year

  • CareChoice
  • Carrigoran House
  • Fold Ireland
  • Kiltipper Woods Care Centre
  • St.Gobnaits Nursing Home

Primary Care Centre of the year

  • Clonbrusk Primary Care Centre, Athlone
  • Coole Surgery
  • Castlebar Primary Care Centre

Home Care/Assisted Living Provider of the year

  • Comfort Keepers
  • Irish Wheelchair Association
  • Myhomecare
  • North Dublin Home Care
  • PrivateHomecare
  • TCP Homecare

Clinical Team of the year

  • ClearSkin Clinic
  • Finn Valley Primary Care Team
  • National service for Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
  • Maternity Unit, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital
  • Sligo University Hospital
  • St Gabriel's Centre Treehouse Early Intervention Team

General Healthcare Centre of the Year

  • Cois Nore Cancer Support Group
  • Irish Wheelchair Association
  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
  • Physiotherapy Department, South Tipperary General Hospital, Clonmel
  • The HOPE Foundation

Healthcare Person of the Year

  • Voted by the Judges & CMG Team