2017 Values Conference
The second Values Conference was held on Tuesday 16 May 2017 at Dublin Castle.
The Chief Nursing Officer, Department of Health; the Director of the Nursing and Midwifery Services, Health Service Executive; and the President of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland hosted this conference to showcase Nursing and Midwifery Values in Practice.
This was the first year a bursary award was presented at the Values Conference. The bursary award was presented to recognise nurses and midwives who demonstrated a commitment to promoting the core values that underpinned their practice: Compassion, Care and Commitment.
Overall Bursary Award Winner 2017
Organisations: Tallaght Hospital & Naas General Hospital
Title of the initiative: Connecting Cardiology services through Advanced Nursing Practice – Nursing Values in Action
Posters Award Winner 2017
An award for a poster submission was made at the Values Conference in 2017. Submissions were based on exemplars of Nursing & Midwifery Values in Practice and demonstrated a commitment to promoting the core values that underpinned their practice: Compassion, Care and Commitment.
Names: Ursula Morgan, Mary Farrell & Niamh McKeon
Organisation: Roscommon University Hospital
Title of Poster: The Patient Experience in Roscommon University Hospital.