Primary Care Nurse of the Year honoured

Ms Pearson, a South Australian rural practice nurse, has grown from cleansing immunisation data to putting her hand up to sit on the APNA board in little over a decade.

These are among the reasons Ms Pearson has won this year’s Medical Observer Primary Care Nurse of the Year.

A nurse at the Cummins Medical Clinic, Ms Pearson has spearheaded chronic disease management at the practice, worked as a mentor for nurses who feel isolated and has undertaken the