Collins Street Medical Centre

AGPAL Accredited General Practice

Quality and Innovation in Healthcare

Sue Holyoak

  • Registered Nurse since 1984 (completed General Nurse Training at RMH)
  • Specialised in Oncology, Surgical Nursing, Emergency Medicine, Community Nursing (RDNS) & Hospital in the Home (HITH)

Current Positions:

  • Practice Nurse (joined CSMC in 2006)
    Role includes; immunisation, wound management, diabetes education, health promotion, travel health, infection control, care plans
  • Care Co-ordinator, Austin HITH (since 2005)
    Manages acute complex care of patients at home, including; infectious diseases, IV antibiotics, oncology / chemotherapy, anticoagulation, wound management

Special Interests/Qualifications:

  • Women & Children's Health
    2007 – Accredited Nurse Immuniser
    2010 – Breast Health Training Program
  • Diabetes Management
    2008 – Accredited 'Life' Facilitator
    2009 – Advanced Diabetes Care Certificate
  • Wound Management
    2010 – Wound Management Course
    2011 – Accredited Statement of Attainment in Wound Management
  • Voluntary Work
    2008 – Red Cross International Humanitarian Action Training Program
    (Volunteered in Black Saturday relief centre)

Interests:

  • Photography
  • Travel
  • Reading
  • Keen to pursue overseas voluntary work