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Bowel Care Award

Bowel Care Award 2018

The Bladder and Bowel UK Bowel Care Award 2018, aims to recognise an individual healthcare practitioner or team, working within the NHS / Care Home Sector who is able to demonstrate that they have made a difference to the care of their patients’ or clients within bowel care. The award aims to highlight good practice to other health care professionals to enhance patient care. An important part of this is sharing good practice to encourage innovation across this clinical area. The work needs to have been completed within the past year, or it may be a current project that you are involved with. The work can be within adult, children and young people services.

How to apply

Complete the application form and submit a 500 word summary, detailing the work you have undertaken. This should include:

– Project title and description.

– What you have done and the motivations as to why you undertook the work.

– Any preparation undertaken prior to staring the project.

– The impacts that have been made to patient care – include patient feedback, if available.

– How your work or project has been evaluated.

– Future plans for practice, next steps with your project.

The award

The winner will receive a cheque of £500.00 and be expected to present their work at the ‘Bladder and Bowel National Symposium in Bolton’, which will be held on Thursday, 8 March 2018 You will be expected to submit a short article for the Bladder and Bowel UK Newsletter and the Association for Continence Advice – Continence Matters Journals. Overnight accommodation and travel expenses will be provided if necessary. Closing date is Monday 8th January 2018. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

Ready to apply?

Please send your entry by email to: or post to: Bladder and Bowel UK, Disabled Living, Burrows House, 10 Priestley Road, Wardley Industrial Estate, Worsley, Manchester, M28 2LY. You will receive an email acknowledgement of entry. Good luck!


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