Irish Healthcare Awards 2021 Winners

This was an exceptionally competitive year for entries, so congratulations to all the winners and those who were highly commended for this year's Irish Healthcare Awards!

Outpatient Initiative of the Year

Winner
Tallaght University Hospital, Dublin

The Integrated Community Chest Pain Clinic: Moving Chest Pain Assessment from the Hospital to the Community; a Timely Response to the Pandemic in Ireland

  

Best Use of Information Technology

Winner

HSE Digital Transformation (partners: patientMpower, Galway University Hospital & Department of Health)

Respiratory Virtual Wards & Virtual Outpatient Clinics

 

 

 

Educational Meeting of the Year - webinar

Winner

Fighting Blindness

Retina 2020

  

 

Excellence in Healthcare Management

Sponsored by 


Winner

HSE Acute Operations

The National Multi-disciplinary Critical and Respiratory COVID-19 Care Major Surge Working Group

 


Equality Initiative of the Year

Winner

Children's Health Ireland working with Linn Dara CAMHS 
The HSE Rainbow Badge

 

 

Public Health Initiative of the Year

Sponsored by 


Winner

Translate Ireland

Multilingual Video Messaging - Trusted information from Trusted sources

 

 

 

Hospital Project of the Year

Sponsored by

Winner

Children's Health Ireland at Crumlin

Story of Me

  

 

Nursing Project of the Year

Winner

Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda

Early Transfer Home

 

 

Innovation in Healthcare and Medicine

Sponsored by

 

Winner

The Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis Team, CHI at Tallaght

Mixing Modalities to Provide Optimum CF Care

 

 

Research Paper of the Year

Winner 

National Institute for Prevention and Cardiovascular Health

The Ireland-ASPIRE Study: A Nationally Representative Epidemiologic Study of Coronary Heart Disease Secondary Prevention to Inform Post-COVID CVD Prevention in Ireland

 

Highly Commended

Biobank Ireland Trust

What GDPR and the Health Research Regulations (HRRs) mean for Ireland: a Research Perspective


 

Student Project of the Year

Sponsored by


Winner 

UL - MSc Student Lorraine Smyth 

Remote Monitoring of Covid-19 Patients Using Covid Monitoring App 

  

Practice Nurse of the Year

Sponsored by


Winner 

Knock Medical Centre Mayo
Orla Loftus Moran

 

NCHD Project of the Year

Sponsored by


Winner

Cork University Hospital Emergency Department

A Quality Improvement Project to Improve Medication Administration Times in Paediatric Status Epilepticus

 

 

Patient Organisation Project of the Year

Winner

 Croi, the West of Ireland Cardiac & Stroke Foundation

Heartlink West 

 

 

Patient Education Project of the Year — Pharmaceutical

Winner

Amgen and Legacy Communications

She Doesn't Deserve A Break

 

Patient Education Project of the Year — Non-Pharmaceutical

Winner

Trinity St James’s Cancer Institute (TSJCI) Biobank Network

Why are Biobanks Important in Cancer Research?

 

 

Response to Covid-19 by a Hospital, Patient Group, Doctor or Institution

Sponsored by 


Winner

NCBI (National Council for the Blind of Ireland)

Connection Network Befriending Service

 

 

 

Outstanding Contribution Award

Winner

Dr Tony Holohan

Outstanding Contribution to Irish Medicine 

 


 

An Duais Mhór

Winner

Tallaght University Hospital, Dublin

The Integrated Community Chest Pain Clinic: Moving Chest Pain Assessment from the Hospital to the Community; a Timely Response to the Pandemic in Ireland