27th September 2019, Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin 4

Rehabilitation Clinic of the Year

  • Dept of Cardiac Rehabilitation (Beaumont Hospital)

  • HSE Keltoi-Stanhope Substance Misuse & Alcohol Treatment Services (Trauma-Informed)

  • Kiltipper Woods Care Centre, Physiotherapy and Hydrotherapy Rehabilitation Clinic

  • Physiotherapy Dept, South Tipperary General Hospital

Cosmetic Surgery/ Procedure Clinic of the Year

  • Ailesbury Clinic

  • Auralia

  • Clearskin Medical Skin and Laser Clinic

  • Donnybrook Cosmetic Clinic

  • Venus Medical

Nursing Home/ Residential Care Unit of the Year

  • Carrigoran House

  • Gormanston Wood Nursing Home

  • Hamilton Park Care Facility

  • Inis Aoibhinn Residence, Cancer Care West

  • Kiltipper Woods Care Centre

  • Parke House Nursing Home

  • Saint Joseph’s Shankill; Dedicated to Dementia Care

Day Care Centre of the Year

  • CRC Firhouse Day Centre

  • Four Districts Day Care Centre

  • Health & Wellness Centre, Carrigoran

  • Irish Wheelchair Association

  • Tullow Day Care Centre CLG

Homecare / Assisted Living Provider of the Year

  • Contact Care

  • Irish Wheelchair Association Assisted Living Service

  • Private HomeCare

  • Vhi Hospital@Home

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Patient Safety

  • Carlow Kilkenny and South Tipperary Mental Health Services - 8 Step Safe Plan: A Plan of Support and Crisis Care for Use by Service Users to Aid in Prevention of Acting on Suicidal Thoughts and/or Self Harm Thoughts When They Occur

  • Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Ireland (HCRI) - Safety & Telemetry Monitoring During CR: The Patient Experience

  • Mallow General Hospital - The TRI Alert: Together React to Infection Alerts- Strive to Deliver a Service Not an Infection

  • Tallaght University Hospital - Review and Improvement of the Total Turnaround Time for Pathology Results From a Very Busy Adult Emergency Department

  • The National Maternity Hospital - Promoting the Safe Administration of Low Molecular Weight Heparin (LMWH) in Pregnant Women

  • University Limerick Hospitals Group - The Introduction of Quality & Data Protection Support Clinics

  • University Maternity Hospital Limerick - Reducing Infection & Readmission After Caesarean Section

Healthcare Initiative/ Project - Patient Education/ Lifestyle Project

Hospitals:
  • Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital - Developing an Electronic Patient Information Leaflet on Pain Assessment & Management for Adolescent Patients Undergoing Lower Limb Orthopaedic Procedures

  • Depts of Psychology & Pharmacy (Beaumont Hospital) - Optimising Adherence in Cardiac Care

  • ENT Department Sligo and Letterkenny University Hospitals - All You Need to Hear About Surfer’s Ear

  • Galway Clinic - To Examine the Impact of a Pre-Operative Multi-Professional Assessment and Education Programme and Early Mobilisation on Patient Pain-Outcomes Post Primary Total Hip Replacement Arthroplasty

  • Maternity Services, Sligo University Hospital, Saolta University Healthcare Group -Reducing the Risk of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus-a Simple Registered Advanced Midwife Practitioner (RAMP) Initiated Intervention

  • Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise - The Setting Up of an Anatomy Ultrasound Service

  • Physiotherapy Dept, South Tipperary General Hospital - Success of Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme in STGH, Clonmel

  • Supportive Heart Unit (Dept of Cardiology), Beaumont Hospital - Living Well with Heart Failure: The 'UPBEAT' Self-Management Programme

  • Tallaght University Hospital - WALKways

Community Centres / Clinics:
  • Carrigoran House Nursing Home - The Step It Up Challenge

  • DETECT Early Intervention for Psychosis Service - Choices4Health

  • Enable Ireland - Making Holidays Happen

  • HRB Mother and Baby Clinical Trial Network - CREATE: The Art of Pregnancy, Birth & Beyond

  • HSE Primary Care and Institute of Technology Tralee - Management of Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes Amongst Males in Rural Ireland: A Community Based Approach

  • Mallow Primary Healthcare Centre, The Crystal Project - 'It's Not Just Dementia' Educational Calendars
  • Polio Survivors Ireland - National Polio Register

  • Rutland Centre - Rutland Centre - Give Recovery a Voice - Recovery Month 2018

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Best Use of Information Technology

  • Myhomecare Connect - Empowering People to Live with Dignity at Home in the Knowledge That They will Receive the Best Possible Care

  • Saint John of God Community Services - Multimedia Advocacy Supporting Accessible Person Centred Planning

  • Sonas Nursing Home Ard na Greine - Human Centric Lighting 

  • St James's Hospital - Electronic Patient Record-Project Oak

  • St Vincent's University Hospital - “A Picture Paints a Thousand Words” The Creation of Skills Videos

  • University Limerick Hospitals Group - The Implementation of a Quality and Patient Safety Management Information System

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Large Teaching Hospital - Model 4

  • ENT Department Sligo and Letterkenny University Hospitals - An Otoscopic Lesson on External Auditory Canal Exostoses

  • St James's Hospital - Electronic Patient Record-Project Oak

  • Tallaght University Hospital - Tallaght University Hospital Heroes

  • The Rotunda Hospital - The Implementation of Outpatient Midwifery Induction of Labour - A New Choice for Women in Ireland

Healthcare Initiative / Project - General Hospital -
Model 2 & 3

  • Mallow General Hospital - Introduction of the Careful Nursing Philosophy & Professional Practice Model to Improve Patient Care in Mallow General Hospital

  • Mallow General Hospital - The TRI Alert: Together React to Infection Alerts- Strive to Deliver a Service Not an Infection

  • Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise - The Setting Up of an Anatomy Ultrasound Service

  • Physiotherapy Dept, South Tipperary General Hospital - Staff Smoking Cessation Programme, Physiotherapy Dept, STGH Clonmel

  • Physiotherapy Dept, South Tipperary General Hospital - Success of Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme in STGH, Clonmel

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Community Care Services

  • Carrigoran House - A Time To Grow – New Perspectives on Ageing

  • Health Service Executive, South East Community Healthcare - Wexford Gets Moving on COPD: A Collaboration with COPD Support Ireland, Sports Active Wexford, Fit Walk Ireland, Wexford General Hospital and Wexford COPD Peer Support Group

  • HSE Primary Care and Institute of Technology Tralee - Management of Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes Amongst Males in Rural Ireland: A Community Based Approach

  • Irish Wheelchair Association - A Pot of Spuds

  • Irish Wheelchair Association - Holiday Model Kilkenny

  • Irish Wheelchair Association - School Leavers Programme

  • Sligo University Hospital - The Leitrim Community Outreach Model: Delivering High-Quality Cardiac Care 'Closer to Home'

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Older Persons Care Services

  • Ability West - “Falls Prevention and Bone Health”, Easy to Read Guide for People with an Intellectual Disability

  • Carrigoran House - Intergenerational Initiative in a Dementia Specific Unit

  • Four Districts Day Care Centre - Four Districts Day Care Centre

  • Gormanston Wood Nursing Home - Generations Together

  • Irish Wheelchair Association - Sonas Services

  • Kiltipper Woods Care Centre - Embedding Dignity in Care

  • Kiltipper Woods Care Centre - Social Role Valorisation – Promoting Meaningful Roles for Younger People with a Disability Living in a Residential Care Centre
  • Mallow Primary Healthcare Centre, The Crystal Project - 'It's Not Just Dementia' Educational Calendars
  • Pioneer Homecare  - Innovating Positive Change Within the Homecare Industry With our Zero Emissions Fleet - Aiming to Look After this Generation and the Next

  • Sacred Heart Hospital, HSE West, Roscommon - An Approach to Improve Care for Frail Older Persons, Sacred Heart Hospital, Roscommon

  • Sacred Heart Hospital, HSE West, Roscommon - Parkinson’s Disease Quality Initiative, Sacred Heart Hospital, Roscommon

  • Sligo University Hospital - The Leitrim Community Outreach Model: Delivering High-Quality Cardiac Care 'Closer to Home'

Healthcare Fundraising Initiative of the Year

  • Central Remedial Clinic - CRC Winter Gala Ball

  • Irish Wheelchair Association - Belmullet ROC and Branch Fundraising Initiative

  • Irish Wheelchair Association - Tipperary Parachute Jump

  • Our Lady's Hospice & Care Services - New 36 Single Room State-of-the-Art Specialist Palliative Care Unit at Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services, Harold’s Cross

  • Saint Joseph’s Shankill; Dedicated to Dementia Care - The TrioBike Initiative

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Child Health & Wellbeing

  • ABC Programmes in North Dublin, Dublin City North CYPSC, Dublin Region Homeless Executive, Focus Ireland - “My Place to Play” – A Resource for Babies Living in Emergency Accommodation

  • Childhood Development Initiative - Tallaght Welcomes Breastfeeding Initiative

  • HSE; The Nurture Programme – Infant Health & Wellbeing - My Child Resources – Providing Evidence-Based Advice on Child Health

  • Kerry Community Paediatric Physiotherapy Service - Hypermobility, Developmental Coordination Disorder and Physical Activity in an Irish Paediatric Population

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Midwifery Led Project of the Year

  • Maternity Services, Sligo University Hospital, Saolta University Healthcare Group - Normalising Birth by Responding to and Implementing Change in Sligo University Hospital

  • Maternity Services, Sligo University Hospital, Saolta University Healthcare Group - Reducing the Risk of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus-a Simple Registered Advanced Midwife Practitioner (RAMP) Initiated Intervention

  • Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise - The Setting Up of an Anatomy Ultrasound Service

  • National Maternity Hospital - The Introduction of Virtual Anaemia Clinics

  • Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital - The Implementation of the Growth Assessment Protocol (GAP) for the Antenatal Detection of Small for Gestational Age Babies

  • Saolta Healthcare Group - Whose Shoes Event

  • Saolta University Healthcare Group-University Hospital Galway - The Beatha Nua Project: A Maternity Web-Based Multilingual Patient Information Portal Incorporating an On-Line Booking System for Parent Education Programmes

  • SLGH Kilkenny (Maternity Services) - Integrated Community Midwifery Service

  • The Rotunda Hospital - The Implementation of Outpatient Midwifery Induction of Labour - A New Choice for Women in Ireland

  • University Hospital Galway, Maternity & Neonatal Department - Preventing Hypothermia for all Babies on Admission to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Mental Health Care

  • HSE and Jobstown (Tallaght) Community - Jobstown SafeTalk (Suicide Prevention) Project

  • H.S.E. Carlow/Kilkenny Mental Health Service - Carlow Mental Health Service Dolmen Centre and Studio – Promoting Social Inclusion Through Art

  • HSE Dublin North Mental Health Service (St Joseph's Intellectual Disability Service) - Self Advocacy, Community Engagement & Oral History Project

  • HSE Keltoi-Stanhope Substance Misuse & Alcohol Treatment Services (Trauma-Informed) - HSE Keltoi-Stanhope: An Innovative Approach to Assessing those with Co-existing Substance Misuse and Mental Health Problems (Dual Diagnosis)

  • HSE West Merlin Park Inpatient CAMHS Unit - Introduction of Nasogastric Feeding in a Psychiatric Inpatient Setting as a Support in Promoting Nutritional Intake in Young People with Anorexia Nervosa

  • Irish Wheelchair Association - Healthy Heads

  • Sligo/Leitrim Mental Health Occupational Therapy Department - Occupational Therapy Department in Sligo Leitrim Mental Health Service Develop a Recovery Focused Programme Using the CHIME Principles

  • Tallaght University Hospital - WALKways

  • University Maternity Hospital Limerick - Specialist Perinatal Mental Health Service

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Best Use of Social Media

  • ENT Department Sligo and Letterkenny University Hospitals - Surfer’s Ear Project 2019

  • Irish Wheelchair Association - # Back in Five Campaign

  • Kare Plan- Humanizing Digital

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Research Paper of the year

  • ENT Department Sligo and Letterkenny University Hospitals - External Auditory Canal Exostoses Among Cold Water Athletes

  • Health Service Executive - National Quality Assurance Initiative Children with Complex Healthcare Needs

  • National Maternity Hospital - The Joint Research Network: Midwives, Nurses, Academics and Students Working Together in a Community of Practice and Research to Enhance Maternal and Infant Health

  • Sligo University Hospital - Experience of Skin Disease and Relationships with Healthcare Providers: A Qualitive Study of Traveller Women in Ireland

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Nursing Project of the Year

  • Hamilton Park Care Facility - 3 Tier Clinical Auditing System

  • Institute of Technology Carlow Medical Centre - 'Smokeless Campus' Smoking Cessation Initiative

  • Sligo University Hospital - The Leitrim Community Outreach Model: Delivering High-Quality Cardiac Care 'Closer to Home'

  • South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital Cork on behalf of the South South West Hospital Group - Theatre Foundation Programme

  • St. James's Hospital - The Development of a Nursing Electronic Patient Record (EPR) to Facilitate Accurate Recording of Care Provided and Enable Development of a Business Intelligence Dashboard to Promote Real Time Data Analytics and Improved Patient Care

  • The South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital Cork - Surgical Site Infection Surveillance Project

Healthcare Initiative / Project - Outpatient Initiative of the Year

  • Depts of Psychology & Pharmacy (Beaumont Hospital) - Optimising Adherence in Cardiac Care

  • Diabetes Day Centre, St Colmcilles Hospital - Implementation of Integrated Diabetes Care Model to Streamline a Diabetes Outpatient Clinic Improving Patient and Staff Experiences

  • ENT Department Sligo and Letterkenny University Hospitals - Surfer’s Ear: A Bone to Pick with Cold Water Athletes, Video Assisted Ear Examinations

  • Physiotherapy Dept, South Tipperary General Hospital - Staff Smoking Cessation Programme, Physiotherapy Dept, STGH Clonmel

  • Physiotherapy Dept, South Tipperary General Hospital - Success of Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programme in STGH, Clonmel

  • Supportive Heart Unit (Dept of Cardiology), Beaumont Hospital - Living Well with Heart Failure: The 'UPBEAT' Self-Management Programme

  • Tallaght University Hospital - Designing a Better Model of Care for Outpatients with Functional GastroIntestinal Disorders (FGID)

  • The Rotunda Hospital - The Implementation of Outpatient Midwifery Induction of Labour - A New Choice for Women in Ireland

Specialist Care Centre of the Year

  • Dept of Cardiac Rehabilitation (Beaumont Hospital)

  • HSE Keltoi-Stanhope Substance Misuse & Alcohol Treatment Services (Trauma-Informed)

  • Inis Aoibhinn Residence, Cancer Care West

  • Saint Joseph’s Shankill; Dedicated to Dementia Care

General Healthcare Centre of the Year

  • Central Remedial Clinic

  • Irish Wheelchair Association

  • Physiotherapy Dept, South Tipperary General Hospital

  • Tullow Day Care Centre CLG

Clinical Team of the Year

  • Acute Care Surgery Team, Cork University Hospital

  • Dept of Cardiac Rehabilitation (Beaumont Hospital)

  • Kiltipper Woods Care Centre, Rehabilitation Unit Multi-Disciplinary Clinical Team

  • The Integrated Community Midwifery Service (SLGH)

  • The Rotunda Hospital