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Dementia Nurse Award

Dementia Nurse Award categroy

The Dementia Nurse Award, sponsored by Runwood, is open to registered nurses caring for people with dementia in any care setting. Candidates must demonstrate that they have made a positive difference to the lives of patient, by adopting a truly person-centred approach to the delivery of care to patients.

Nominees for the Dementia Nurse Award must currently be a registered nurse in Northern Ireland. Please check that the person you wish to nominate is content for you to nominate them. Nominations must be made by someone who is familiar with the work of the nominee.

How to apply

Fill out the application form and complete a 500 word summary showing evidence of:



• Partnership working with patients, families and members of the multi-disciplinary team so that the patient with dementia experiences a quality of care that respects their dignity and recognises their individuality.



• A development in practice that resulted in improved patient outcomes and/ or an improved environment in which care is provided, resulting in real benefits for patients.

Download the Dementia Nurse Award form here








For more information please call 028 90 384 600.