The Health Care Support Worker Award
Health care support workers are an extremely valuable member of the multidisciplinary healthcare team. They work within hospital or community settings under the guidance and supervision of a registered nurse. Health Care Support Worker roles vary depending on the area in which the person is working. Health Care Support Workers are sometimes known by other titles such as nursing auxiliaries, health care assistants or auxiliary nurses.
About the award: The award is open to any Health Care Support Worker who works as part of a nursing team and has demonstrated commitment to high standards of patient care. The award is also open to Assistant Practitioners who work as part of a nursing team.