Queen’s Nurse Julie Clark

Queen's Nurse Julie Clark

Julie Clark, Nurse Specialist in Mental Health in Learning Disabilities has been awarded the prestigious title of Queen’s Nurse (QN) by community nursing charity, The Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI).

The title is not an award for past service, but indicates a commitment to high standards of patient care, learning and leadership. Nurses who hold the title benefit from developmental workshops, bursaries, networking opportunities, and a shared professional identity.

Dr Crystal Oldman CBE, Chief Executive of the QNI said: "Congratulations to Julie for her success. Queen’s Nurses serve as leaders and role models in community nursing and we look forward to working with her."

The Queen’s Nursing Institute is a registered charity founded in 1887 which is dedicated to improving the nurses care of people in their own homes.

Jane Wells, Director of Nursing, said: "I am so very proud of Julie and I hope she enjoys all the opportunities, learning and networking that being a Queen’s Nurse brings."

The title of Queen’s Nurse is open to registered nurses with more than five years’ experience working in the community. Managers and patients provide feedback about applicants, which is assessed along with their application. More information about how to apply is available at http://www.qni.org.uk.

Published on 24th July 2018