The Care and Compassion Award
For any Nurse, Midwife, Allied Health Professional or care staff member of any discipline and in any setting, that has used their skills to ensure that patients experience care and compassion.
This could be through:
- changing how healthcare staff communicate with patients and their families;
- driving improvements to care environments to make them dementia-friendly or generally more pleasant places for patients and their loved ones, or;
- ensuring that patients and their families are well-informed and empowered to play an active role in deciding what type of care they receive.