Denise is shortlisted as Registered Nurse of the Year

Home of Compassion Deputy Manager Denise McMillan was shortlisted for a top award at the Caring Homes Group Recognition Awards.

With more than 5,500 employees across the group Denise beat off stiff competition to be a shortlisted finalist in the Registered Nurse of the Year category.

The awards were presented at a glittering ceremony hosted at the Grove Hotel in Watford and presented by musician and singer Ronan Keating.

Home of Compassion, in Thames Ditton, Surrey, is dedicated to providing the highest level of residential, nursing and dementia care for up to 71 elderly residents. The luxurious care home is set in delightful surroundings with beautiful gardens and views over the river.

Following a review of over 3,000 nominations received from colleagues and people supported for the awards, Denise was shortlisted as Registered Nurse of the Year.
The judges shared the views of one nomination which stated; “Denise continually demonstrates outstanding outcomes for residents and staff. She has outstanding leadership skills which are shown on a day to day basis. Denise has a clear vision of how the team should improve all aspects of care and operations.”

Attended by over 340 guests the evening was a great occasion, with colleagues and business partners coming together to celebrate the very best care and support provided by outstanding people.

Paul Jeffery, CEO, Caring Homes Group stated; “The Recognition Awards 2017, provided an opportunity to showcase talent, dedication and commitment, as well as demonstrate the crucial role our professionals play in caring for some of the most vulnerable people in our society.

“It’s very important that we celebrate success, from the finalists nominated, to the thousands of our colleagues making a significant contribution to caring for and supporting people all over the UK.”

The event was generously sponsored by Caring Homes Group’s business partners, who together made the event possible.

If you would like to find out more about life at Home of Compassion and the care we offer, or to request a meeting with our Home Manager, please contact us on 0808 223 5406 or enquiries@CaringHomes.org

Home of Compassion

Home Manager

Avril Jones

Address

58 High Street,
Thames Ditton,
Surrey,
KT7 0TT

Contact
0808 223 5406
View care home

Related news & events at Home of Compassion

News

Helena Jeffery wins coveted Health Investor award for her outstanding contribution to care industry

Our co-founder Helena Jeffery was recognised for her leadership in quality care, with the award for ‘Outstanding contribution by an individual’ at last week’s Health…

Read more
News

All creatures great and small at Home of Compassion

We had some unexpected young visitors to the Home of Compassion in Thames Ditton when a passing cyclist presented us with two ducklings he had…

Read more
News

Forest School with Weston Green

The sun certainly shone for the Home of Compassion in Thames Ditton when they welcomed the Weston Green Preparatory School in to hold their Forest…

Read more