OUR NURSING TEAM

The nursing team consists of experienced nursing staff graduates and students on placement.

The role of the nursing team is a flexible and varied one, and includes the following activities: ensuring the day-to-day core business of the unit is achieved, delivery and facilitation of high-quality patient care, and individual support for patients and families. We engage in and facilitate health promotion activities, patient-focused education, patient advocacy and collaborative patient assessment and treatment.
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UNIT MANAGER
BRETT BOARDMAN

Brett Boardman has worked within mental health since 1985. With his nursing career starting at Larundel Psychiatric Hospital (as the equivalent of today’s Division 2 nurse) he had since worked at Footscray Psychiatric Hospital and had over 20 years experience working with the MidWest AMHS -17 years as a manager. He had a short stint in QLD as a Liaison Officer for the Sunshine Coast and Gympie District Mental Health Service and has worked in numerous clinical roles including Inpatients, Mobile Support and Treatment Service, Crisis Assessment and Treatment Service and Triage. More recently, he was appointed as the Program Manager of the Specialist Unit of the Royal Melbourne Hospital. This position provides management for the highly specialised services of Neuropsychiatry, Eating Disorders and ECT.
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CLINICAL NURSE EDUCATOR
HELEN KELLY
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CAROLYN CASEY
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LOIDA DIMAPILIS
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MEI YEE CHAN