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BSc 2015 General Nursing Group

09 December 2019




The BSc 2015 General Nursing group had their Blessing of the hands and badge pinning ceremony

at Cork University Hospital (CUH) on Tuesday October 15th 2019.

It was a great day of celebration with families, Director of Nursing, Nurse Practice Development Unit members, ward nursing staff and representation from UCC all in attendance.

Fr Pierce Cormac and Reverend Daniel Nuzum CUH hospital chaplains officiated at the ceremony held in CUH Chapel.

The Nursing group organised the ceremony which incorporated prayers of the faithful in English, Irish, Spanish and reflections on their journey through the nursing programme.

Fr Pierce and Reverend Daniel blessed the hands of the group and our Director of Nursing Ms Helen Cahalane presented the CUH hospital badge to each nurse.

Celebrations continued after the ceremony with refreshments in the CRC atrium.

Please click here for a picture of the group