New Director of Nursing appointed at the National Orthopaedic Hospital Cappagh




The National Orthopaedic Hospital Cappagh is pleased to announce the appointment of Val Connolly as Director of Nursing, effective from 8th March 2021.

In her new role, she will lead the nursing team and ensure the delivery of safe, high quality and patient-centred care. As a member of the Executive Management Team, Val will also take a leading role in strategic planning for the hospital, with a particular focus on stakeholder engagement across the wider orthopaedic and health sector.

Val held the position of Assistant Director of Nursing in the Peri-operative Directorate in Connolly Hospital for over three years. She has also served as Interim Director of Nursing in Connolly Hospital for six months, immediately prior to joining the NOHC. She has also held a number of senior nursing positions in medical and surgical oncology services in both Ireland and the UK, including Beaumont Hospital and St. James’s Hospital.