Bluebird Care in Wexford Nominated for a National Q Mark Award


The National Q Mark Awards | Friday September 29th | Clayton Hotel, Dublin 4

The National Q Mark Awards 2017 nominations have been announced and Bluebird Care in Wexford has been nominated for a prestigious Q Mark Award for their Quality Management System (QMS).  The coveted Q Mark award is awarded only to companies who achieve the highest standards of quality and excellence.  The Q Mark awards celebrate the success of businesses over a range of sectors that review 100% of their processes and procedures 100% of the time so that they continually operate best practice standards.

The team at Bluebird Care are delighted to be nominated because this is external validation of their processes, procedures and commitment to excellent customer care.  Bluebird Care has an outstanding record in an area where customer care in its truest sense is essential.  They invest considerable resources into supporting and training their staff so that they can deliver this care in a professional and supportive manner.

On hearing of their nomination Michael Corcoran, Managing Director said “We are delighted and honoured to be nominated for this award. For a company that is a little over 3 years in business this is a great reflection on the fantastic work done by our care staff and the great support given to them and our customers by our administration team”

EIQA (Excellence Ireland Quality Association) has been the Irish National Quality Association since 1969. They currently audit the operating standards of thousands of organisations and businesses both in Ireland and Internationally

Only business that achieve the highest scores at audit are shortlisted in their relevant category.  Once Shortlisted, all companies must complete a very detailed submission document. This submission document is then presented to an expert panel of independent judges from the areas of Food Safety, Employment Law, Academia, Business & Quality to name but a few.

 Speaking at the launch of this year’s awards Irene Collins, Managing Director of EIQA said “To be nominated for The Q Mark Awards is an enormous achievement.  Companies who achieve the Q Mark provide their own customers with added confidence in their products and demonstrate that the highest standards of quality and excellence are at the heart of their business”