Karen grew up in Echuca and has now lived in the Shepparton area for over 20 years.
She has worked in a local medical clinic for the last 6 years where she gained excellent skills as a Practice Nurse, diversifying from a scraped knee, suspected broken limbs, to acute chest pain, requiring nursing triage and attention. It also included wound management, health checks, and patient care plans, to name a few.
Karen is a considerate and supportive team member and provides exceptional care to patients, applying attention to detail with a safe and effective evidence-based approach.
Prior to studying nursing Karen completed a Diploma in Welfare Studies and worked in managerial roles before running her own small business for 15 years providing a wide range of client focused personal care services including; counselling, massage, reflexology, body waxing, and ear candling.
She loves to focus on a holistic approach for her patients promoting overall health and well-being which she practices herself to enable her to continue her love of horse riding, water skiing and camping.