National Rehabilitation Hospital

NRH Wins Award for Positive Work Environment Initiative

The NRH are delighted to accept an award from the Enterprise Risk Management Network in recognition of the Positive Work Environment Initiative which is ongoing within the hospital.  The NRH won the award within the category of the Implementation of a Risk Management Initiative by a Delegated State Authority. Enterprise Risk Mgt Award

Pictured is Olive Keenan, Human Resources Director, accepting the award on behalf of the NRH. The submission was based on the work of the hospital’s Positive Work Environment Group and the submission included information on the Work Positive Profile audit tool (staff survey) and the many initiatives and wellness programmes in place in the NRH.

The goal of the NRH Positive Work Environment project is to continually improve patients’ experience through increased staff engagement, reduced staff absence and improved staff support and wellbeing.  Tangible results are now being achieved in these areas.