Quality and Safety in Practice Award

Medisec Quality and Safety in Practice Awards 2019

The Medisec Quality and Safety in Practice award was presented by Ms. Ruth Shipsey, Chief Executive Medisec and Dr. Emma Wallace, Chair of the ICGP Quality and Safety in Practice Committee to Dr. Richard Murray and William Murray at the ICGP Annual Conference on May 4th, 2019. The winners received a cash prize of 2000 euro and the trophy.

The runners up prize, of 500 euro each, was presented to Dr. Cathy Foley and to Dr. Nuala O' Connor.

The awards recognise improvements or innovations by healthcare professionals working in Irish General Practice. Clinical or practice management quality improvement initiatives, which demonstrate an improvement in the quality and safety of healthcare in practice are invited each year to submit. The award provides a unique platform to share the quality of care delivered by Irish General Practice.

Key elements sought in each submission include:

  • Originality
  • Simplicity of design
  • Ease of implementation and ongoing use
  • Ease of application to other general practices within Ireland
  • Provides a solution to a common problem in General Practice
  • Evidence of benefits derived from the improvement or innovation
  • Evidence that the improvement or innovation makes an impact on practice, particularly patient safety and wellbeing.

2019 Awards

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