Sligo University Hospital wins national award

An initiative to improve patient safety in the Maternity Department at Sligo University Hospital has won a national award.

The Sign in-Time Out-Sign Out initiative was the winner of the Midwifery Led Project at the CMG Irish Healthcare Awards in Dublin.

This patient safety initiative was introduced to improve safety for women undergoing caesarean sections or other surgical procedures related to childbirth.

Midwifery Award SUH

Pictured are some of the team from the Maternity Department at SUH. Back row L:R Marcella Kennedy, Roisin Lennon, Juliana Henry, Louise O Malley. Front row L:R – Anna Burke, Alison Smith, Marcella Lyons.