NMPDU Cork and Kerry

NMPDU Cork/Kerry is based in Cork. It covers the counties of Cork and Kerry.

Mission Statement

We aim to promote excellence in Nursing and Midwifery Care through leadership, building capacity, collaborating with stakeholders in planning and supporting the education and training of staff.  

Our ultimate aim is to improve patient care and support the provision of a safe, quality service in line with local service needs and national HSE policy.

NMPDU Cork/Kerry Team

NMPDU Team Cork O.Clarke J.Downey C.Buckley C.Killilea F.Willis H.Walsh M.Sexton

Staff Contact Details

Carmel Buckley, Director, NMPDU Cork/Kerry, HSE South / Tel: 021-4921203 / Email Carmel.Buckley@hse.ie

Johanna Downey, NMPD Officer / Tel: 021-4921211 / Email: Johanna.Downey@hse.ie

Fiona Willis, NMPD Officer / Tel: 021-4921238 / Email: Fiona.Willis@hse.ie

Sinéad Connaire, NMPD Officer / Tel 021-4921206 Email: Sinead.Connaire1@hse.ie

Helen Walsh, Staff 0fficer / Tel: 021-4921204 / Email: HelenC.Walsh@hse.ie

Olive Clarke, Clerical Officer / Tel: 021-4921205 / Email: Olive.Clarke@hse.ie

Mary Sexton, Secretary to Director / Tel: 021-4921203 / Email: Mary.Sexton@hse.ie

Postal Address: Nursing & Midwifery Planning & Development Unit (Cork/Kerry), HSE South, Administration Building, St Marys Health Campus, Gurranabraher, Cork. T23 X440

Email:nmpdu3@hse.ieFax No: 021-4921212 

NMPDU Cork/Kerry - Conference 2017

Thursday 9th March 2017 - Theme: Clinical Decision Making - How to Be Effective

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Upcoming Events

Accountability and Responsibility in Documentation to Support Safer Better Healthcare for Public Health Nurses and Community Registered Nurses (CHO4)

NMPDU Cork/Kerry Regional Continuing Education Prospectus

NMPDU Cork/Kerry Prospectus Autumn/Winter 2017

Nursing and Midwifery Quality Care Metrics

Nursing and Midwifery Quality Care-Metrics

Continuing Professional Development

Cork & Kerry Advanced Practice Forum

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Funding Support Request Forms for NMPDU Cork/Kerry

To access a copy of the NMPDU Cork/Kerry HSE South - Guidelines for funding support for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for Nurses and Midwives - click here

Guidelines for Funding Support for CPD for Nurses and Midwives

To download a copy of the NMPDU Cork/Kerry Funding Support Request Form - click here  Apply Now Image

The NMPDU Cork/Kerry Funding Application Process guideline chart can be downloaded here and the Funding Overview document is also available to assist you.

The NMPDU Cork/Kerry deadline date for receipt of completed Formal Academic Study Request Forms for Third Level Nursing & Midwifery Programmes due to commence in Spring 2018 is Friday 8th December 2017. 


The Nursing & Midwifery Planning & Development Unit, Cork/Kerry offices are located at St Marys Health Campus, Gurranabraher, Cork, T23 X440.