Claire McCarthy

Claire McCarthy

SRN, SCM, Diploma in Nursing Management.

Claire a native of Dunmanway now living in Bantry in West Cork has worked in care of the Elderly for over 25 years. She worked in acute services, midwifery and Palliative Care prior to taking up her position as Director of Nursing  in Fairfield.

Claire brings with her a wealth of experience and knowledge in care for the elderly. She had a burning ambition to improve quality of care for her residents with Dementia. Claire did a two year research course with Prof. Brendan McCormick aimed at enhancing quality of care of older person. She promoted a culture of Care based on “Feelings Matter Most”.
This new  model of care is evident to all in Fairfield where staff connect and are trained in meaningful occupation. A place where love and holistic care are very evident in a homely relaxed environment.