Queen’s Birthday Honours List Celebrations

Health improvement

Our Chief Executive, Dr Anne Kilgallen extended her warmest congratulations to two members of staff Leone Burns, Head of Contracting Services and Marie Therese McDermott, Endoscopy Unit Manager at the South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen and Omagh Hospital Primary Care Complex on their much deserved recent recognition in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.


Leone Burns from Enniskillen was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in recognition of her contribution to the Coronavirus response as an exemplar of the wide range and exceptional community and front-line service given across the country in recent months.


Marie Therese McDermott from Dromore, Co Tyrone became Medalist of the Order of the British Empire (BEM) for services to nursing in response to the Covid-19 Pandemic.  Marie Therese was redeployed to manage the Covid-19 Swab Team for the Southern Sector of the Trust in April 2020.