01

Unsung Hero

Sponsored by Roche

Winner
Presented to:
Tommie Mellett
Site: GUH
Department: Laboratory Medicine – GUH

2nd Place
Presented to:
Fr. John Carroll
Site: Sligo
Department: Chaplaincy Service

3rd Place
Presented to:
John Crosby
Site: Portiuncula Hospital
Department: Mortuary

Highly Commended
Presented to:
Collette Murray
Site: Merlin Park
Department: Corporate HR – Recruitment

02

The Best Team

Sponsored by MSD

Winner
Presented to:
Roscommon Hospital Staff
Site: Roscommon Hospital
Department: General Managers Office

2nd Place
Presented to:
GUH Antimicrobial Stewardship Team (AST)
Site: GUH
Department: Microbiology

3rd Place
Presented to:
Mayo General Hospital Stroke Team
Site: Mayo General Hospital
Department: Dept. of Medicine

Highly Commended
Presented to:
St. Pius Ward
Site: UHG
Department: Urology

03

Innovation – Clinical Area

Sponsored by Novartis

Winner
In recognition of:
The Red Zone
Site: Sligo General Hospital
Department: General Theatre

2nd Place
In recognition of:
A Safe protocol for Paediatric procedural sedation in the ED
Site: Sligo Regional Hospital
Department: Emergency Dept

3rd Place
In recognition of:
CODESTEMI Team
Site: GUH
Department: Cardiology

Highly Commended
In recognition of:
Changing the face of Cataract Surgery follow up by best use of technology
Site: Sligo Regional Hospital
Department: Opthalmology Department

04

Patient Experience

Sponsored by Sanofi

Winner
Presented to:
Clinical Nurse Specialist & CNMI
Site: Roscommon Hospital
Department: Palliative Care

2nd Place
Presented to:
Joint initiative between Cope meals on wheels and GUH
Site: GUH
Department: Nursing Practice Development

3rd Place
Presented to:
ART in the waiting room
Site: Sligo Regional Hospital
Department: Emergency Dept

Highly Commended
Presented to:
St Finbar’s Ward
Site: GUH
Department: St Finbar’s Ward

06

Quality Improvement

Sponsored by Aramark

Winner
In recognition of:
Flushing Practice developement Cannulae
Site: Sligo Regional  Hospital
Department: Nurse Practice Dev. Unit

2nd Place
In recognition of:
Improving Medication related Communications at Portiuncula Hospital
Site: Portiuncula Hospital
Department: Pharmacy

3rd Place
In recognition of:
Seeing Psoriasis: Looking Deeper. An Innovative project delivering person centered holistic nursing care for patients suffering from psoriasis.
Site: Sligo Regional  Hospital
Department: Dermatology

Highly Commended
In recognition of:
“A room to care”
Site: Sligo Regional  Hospital
Department: Surgical Gyn Ward

07

Innovation – Non Clinical Area

Sponsored by EDM

Winner
In recognition of:
Maximising valuable outpatient capacity
Site: GUH
Department: Outpatient services – DNA project

2nd Place
In recognition of: Hospital Contact App
Site: GUH
Department: Radiology

3rd Place
In recognition of:
Income Generation Team
Site: Sligo Regional Hospital
Department: Finance Dept.

Highly Commended
In recognition of:
Implementing a new booking system for expectant parents attending the maternity department
Site: UHG
Department: Parent Education

08

Education and Training Award

Sponsored by HCI

Winner
In recognition of:
Emergency Abodominal Surgery Course (EASC)
Site: Letterkenny Hospital
Department: Dept. of Surgery Donegal Clinical Research Academy

2nd Place
In recognition of:
Christine Sheehan
Site: GUH
Department: Critical Care

3rd Place
In recognition of:
MGH Symposium Committee
Site: MGH
Department: Nursing/ Midwifery

Highly Commended
In recognition of:
The Structured Education Programmes in Galway
Site: GUH
Department: Diabetes Education Team