Yvonne completed her nurse training over 20 years ago in London. Following her qualification as a Staff Nurse, Yvonne continued her education gaining a Diploma in Nursing from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. She then completed a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Masters in Communications. She has completed a Diploma in Management and Employee Relations.
Yvonne joined Haven Bay Care Centre as Director of Care in July 2010. More importantly however is her warmness and caring character which typifies the care offered at Haven Bay Care Centre. Yvonne leads by example with her dedicated Staff.
Some of Yvonne’s initiatives include Advance Care Directives and technology to assist communication. Following the completion of a course on Gerontology Yvonne strives to improve the life of older people in residential care.
“The staff were so respectful and gave 110% to both Mum and ourselves”
“The staff always most accommodating”
“I was ever so grateful to the doctors, staff and particularly Yvonne for their patience..."
“She was cared for in Haven Bay as one would treat a relative”