Scotland

 

 

 

 

 

 

Location:  Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh
Nurse:  Linda and Laurie
Post:  WellChild Respiratory Clinical Nurse Specialist
Year post established: 2015
Post Summary: The joint post holders are responsible for leading on the discharge planning process for children and young people and supporting their families from hospital to home.

Rogan is supported by Linda and Laurie. Read his journey here.

"We are excited and proud to become part of the growing WellChild Nursing Team which will allow us to share knowledge and experience with other nurses providing similar services elsewhere and a chance to work together towards advancing the way specialised nursing care is provided."

WellChild Nurses Linda and Laurie

 

 

 

 

 

 

Location:  Crosshouse Hospital, Kilmarnock
Nurse:  Aileen
Post:  WellChild Advanced Paediatric Nurse Practitioner
Year post established: 2010
Post Summary: The aim of this post is to provide a high level of care to children with complex, exceptional, palliative and end of life care needs as well as providing a liaison service for the team around the child.


 

 

 

 

 

 

Location:  Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh
Nurse:  Xanthe
Post:  WellChild Senior Charge Nurse – Complex Care (Children & Young People)
Year post established: 2014
Post Summary: Xanthe has a pivotal role in assessing, leading and co-ordinating each allocated package of care for children with Exceptional Health Care Needs and facilitates the required inter-agency team working.

 

Meet the WellChild Nurses