Building a Better Health Service

We use cookies on this website. By using this site, you agree that we may store and access cookies on your device.

Health Service Excellence Awards 2018


The aim of the Health Service Excellence Awards is to encourage and inspire people to develop better services that result in easier access and high quality care for patients and to promote pride among staff in relation to our services.  The Awards also aim to highlight the many achievements that take place across a range of staff groups and teams, services and locations, so that we can celebrate success and promote shared learning for the benefit of other services.

The awards are open to all staff working in the publicly funded health system. 

The closing date for applications was Friday, 5th October 2018 at 12 noon.

The Awards are open to all staff working in the public health system directly run or funded by the HSE. These may include any service provided directly to the public including clinical services, primary care or social / family support; support services including catering, portering, security, clerical and management to include people management processes, information technology or service management initiatives.

The seven Award categories are:

1.      Supporting a Healthy Community

2.      Improving our Childrens’ Health

3.      Improving the Patient Experience

4.      Innovation in Services Delivery

5.      Exceeding Expectations - Outstanding Employee Award

6.      Championing Mental Health across our Health Services

7.      Excellence in Quality Care

More information about the Health Service Excellence Awards 2018