b'Annual Report 2021/22Corporate Services Colleague of the Year AwardPaula Scorey & Clodagh Conlon (ROI Operations)Praxis Care ROI has grown significantly over the last number of years. During that time, Paula and Clodagh have supported the Head Office in ROI with exemplary style and finesse. They are the heartbeatof the Ardee office. They uphold the values of theorganisation at all times. They approacheverything with positivity and a can-do attitudeensuring all their tasks are completed to thehighest possible standard. They work as a teamand collectively are wonderful ambassadorsfor the organisation in ROI internally andexternally. They continuously go the extra mileand are committed and dedicated to thework they do.CEO AwardCoombe HouseAndy Mayhew, CEO: I chose Coombe House in Kidderminster for two principle reasons: (1) the monumental efforts of the staff team in keeping a very medically fragile group of residents safe in the face of COVID and (2) the year in year out exceptionally high standard of nursing care delivered in a beautiful, suburban detached house which, for all its charm, would not be the ideal setting for a modern nursing home,in a clinical sense.It is testimony to the commitment and professionalism of manager Emma White and her team that they got through COVID and continue to meet all the challenges they face. Very well done; you are worthy winners of the award.66'