Spa Glen, Mallow, Co. Cork
(022) 22205

About Us

Brídhaven Nursing Home, Mallow, Cork is a purpose-built designated centre that has been in operation since 1989. The centre is registered for the care of 159 residents.

Paul Rochford has been working full time as the Registered Provider of Brídhaven Nursing Home since February 2004.

Mary Clare Rochford worked full time as the Matron/Person in Charge Of Brídhaven Nursing Home from February 2004 until June 2011. Maryclare is a Registered General Nurse whose registration is full and active with NMBI.

The Person in Charge is Ms Donna McNamara. Prior to Donna taking on the role of Person in Charge, she had been working full time as the Assistant Person In Charge since August 2012. Donna is a Registered General Nurse and has previously held senior nursing roles in The Bon Secours Hospital, Cork and St. Mary’s Orthopedic Hospital, Cork. Donna is a registered General Nurse with NMBI, with post graduate qualifications in Counseling, Psychology and Therapy and over 20 years nursing experience.
There are Assistant Persons in Charge in Bridhaven,  these are  Maura O’Sullivan & Karyn Burke.

Maura is a Registered General Nurse and was appointed in May 2014. Prior to this Maura worked as Assistant Person In Charge in The Bon Secours Hospital Cork. Maura trained as a General Nurse in the South Infirmary in Cork and completed her training as a Midwife in Drogheda. She has a post graduate Degree in Nursing in Trinity College, Dublin and a Health Services Management Degree in University of Limerick.

Karyn has worked in Bridhaven since 2009,  she has a BSc in General Nursing and a Post Graduate Higher Diploma in Occupational Health, Safety and Hygiene.

Maura & Karyn are the persons who act on behalf of the Person In Charge.