Home Page About Us News & Events Our Services Contact Us
About Us
Awards
Events
Press office
Stepping Up members newsletter

News Details

Health Visitor Student of the Year

06 Apr 2018 - Press Release

A newly qualified health visitor in Stockport has won the national title of Health Visitor Student of the Year. 

Michelle Clay received the honour from the Journal of Health Visiting, where exceptional candidates are nominated from across the UK. 

Michelle was singled out for her insightful and sensitive approach, and her support for colleagues both personally and professionally. She also produced an outstanding presentation on health visiting for Unicef which was displayed nationally.

Having completed her training in Tameside, Michelle now looks after the local people of the Offerton district of Stockport.

Maura Appleby, service manager for health visiting at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust, said,  “Our health visitors perform a vital role in the community for people in and around their homes, helping to prevent illness and support people with their conditions. Michelle has already proven herself as outstanding in that role we are all delighted has been recognised as the best health visitor student in the country.  I’m sure she will provide excellent care in Stockport for many years to come.”

Michelle Clay receives her award



Other news

Top national honours for supporting patients in pain

27 Oct 2021 - Press Release
Stepping Hill Hospital's service for supporting inpatients experiencing pain has ...

Progress on endoscopy unit expansion as planning is confirmed

26 Oct 2021 - Press Release
Plans for major enhancements to Stepping Hill Hospital's endoscopy unit have tak ...

Inpatient visiting rules - help stop the spread of COVID-19

22 Oct 2021 - Press Release
Coronavirus hasn't gone away, and rates in Stockport are currently very high.Ple ...

Breast cancer awareness – mobile scanner service supporting women in Stockport

21 Oct 2021 - Press Release
As the nation goes pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, women in Stockport ar ...

Your chance to join the Council of Govenors

04 Oct 2021 - Press Release
Nominations are now open to stand for our Council of Governors, which currently ...



© Stockport NHS Foundation Trust 2021. Stepping Hill Hospital, Poplar Grove, Stockport, SK2 7JE. 0161 483 1010