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Leading the first COVID ward – “You’ve got this Joyce”
Episode 315th April 2020 • The Unifying Call • Western Health
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Nurse Joyce Dalde has what it takes to lead the first COVID ward in a major hospital - it’s not easy, but her colleagues reassure her “You’ve got this Joyce”. Joyce is one of the most highly regarded nurse leaders in an organisation with 7000 staff and 3700 nurses. Her expertise is in a combination of respiratory and infectious diseases nursing - the ideal combination to support COVID patients. Joyce’s background includes working in Singapore during the SARS outbreak in 2003 and many years of nursing patients with highly infectious diseases including TB and measles. She is a warm and committed person.

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