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Blackrock Clinic News Blackrock Clinic awarded IBEC KeepWell Mark™ for safety and well-being in the workplace.

Blackrock Clinic awarded IBEC KeepWell Mark™ for safety and well-being in the workplace.

7th Oct 2021

Blackrock Clinic is proud to announce that it has been awarded the Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC) KeepWell Mark™ for Health, Wellbeing & Safety in the Workplace. Designed to celebrate organisations that achieve and maintain the highest standards of health and safety in the workplace, the KeepWell Mark™is one of Ireland’s most sought after accreditations.

The rigorous testing framework of the KeepWell Mark™ is focused on 8 Pillars of employee wellbeing:

  1. Leadership
  2. Absence Management
  3. Health and Safety
  4. Mental Health
  5. Smoke Free
  6. Physical Activity
  7. Healthy Eating
  8. Intoxicants

Managing the accreditation process was Blackrock Clinic’s ‘Wellbeing Steering Group’, whose hard work and commitment impressed IBEC assessors, responding diligently to the examination every step of the way.

Speaking after the announcement, Blackrock Clinic CEO James O’Donoghue said that “The KeepWell Mark™ is testament to the incredible work of our staff in ensuring that Blackrock Clinic remains one of Ireland’s top high-tech hospitals. We’re always striving to recruit and maintain the best employees across all fields, and the KeepWell Mark™reflects our commitment to the quality and wellbeing of our staff.”

With over a decade of Joint Commission International accreditation and now IBEC’s KeepWell Mark™under its belt, Blackrock Clinic is one of Ireland’s most attractive employers in Irish healthcare. We are currently recruiting for a number of positions, with opportunities for nurses across all areas. If you’re interested in joining our renowned team of nursing professionals, you can see our vacancies here