Health Care Support Workers are extremely valuable members of the multidisciplinary healthcare team. They work within hospital or community settings under the guidance and supervision of Registered Nurses. Health Care Support Worker roles vary, depending on the area in which the person is working. They 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 is delegated work directly by a Registered Nurse in any setting) who has demonstrated commitment to providing high standards of nursing care.
WHO CAN BE NOMINATED?
A Health Care Support Worker who is delegated work by a Registered Nurse who are: Working at any level within clinical or management settings within WalesPractising in any sector for example; the NHS, Local Authority, Third and Independent sectors