Published Tuesday, June 12th, 2018 at 14:46 pm
Dr Lorraine Walsh, Consultant Radiation Oncologist at the mid-Western Radiation Oncology Centre, which is run by the Mater Private Healthcare Group in Limerick, was awarded the Hospital Specialist of the Year award at the annual Hospital Professional awards which took place on 9th June in Dublin.
Dr Walsh scooped the award after she was nominated alongside 4 other hospital specialists. The team at the Mater Private Mid-Western Radiation Oncology Centre in Limerick were also nominated for Oncology Excellence of the Year Award 2018.
Speaking about her win, Dr Walsh said, “I am delighted to have won Hospital Specialist of the Year award. I work with an amazing team in the Mid-Western Radiation Oncology Centre in Limerick and meet so many wonderful patients every day. I am extremely proud to have won the award and want to thank the organisers of the Hospital Professional Awards for a fantastic evening in Dublin on 9th June.”
There were 15 categories at the annual Hospital Professional Awards including Excellence in Patient Safety, Consultant-Led Hospital Team of the Year and Innovation and Service Development Award.