Stephanie McAleese with Connected Health manager Eugene Connor. Stephanie has been a great example of the rewards of being a care worker.
A BURNFOOT care assistant has taken part in a campaign to show that being a healthcare worker is very rewarding and gives her a great sense of fulfilment.
Stephanie McAlesse, a team leader with Connected Health based in Limavady, has been praised for stepping back onto the front-line to comfort 88-year-old Willie McCormick during his final weeks as he battled the effects of Covid-19.
Stephanie explains: “Although I had been away from front-line caring for more than a year, I felt it was the right thing to do because I had such a strong connection with Willie, his wife Isabella, and their family.
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