Queen's Nurse Award for NHS Dumfries & Galloway pair

A prestigious nursing accolade has been presented to some 29 nurses in recognition of their dedicated work in communities across Scotland two of whom are from NHS Dumfries & Galloway.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 6th December 2021, 3:08 pm
The 29 recipients of this year's Queen's Nurse Award
The 29 recipients of this year's Queen's Nurse Award

Heather Innes, a specialist midwife for vulnerable women and families, and Jennifer Rendall, senior charge midwife community, were among the recipients of the Queen’s Nurse award.

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Nurses are selected as a result of employer nomination, and subsequent panel interviews.

Each received a Queen’s Nurse badge, a certificate signed by QNIS Patron HM The Queen, and a specially commissioned Harris Tweed sash or tie.