Jackie joined the surgery in February 2018, having worked for 4 years as a Practice Nurse in Taunton.
She has been nursing in the NHS for 32 years, starting at Southampton General, and going back nearer to
childhood home of Chichester St Richards and then Worthing. When she moved to Taunton in 1994 she worked in
Musgrove Park hospital for 19 years before venturing into Practice Nursing.
Jackie is qualified in Diabetes and COPD, along with a multitude of other clinical specialties. Thrives on learning
over the years, which is a must to give accurate research based information to everyone, not just patients and
families but staff also.
In July 2018, Jackie was promoted to Lead Practice Nurse and has aspired to improve patient care and staff
training. Every day is different, Jackie believes treating everyone as individuals and empowering them to take
control of their conditions, which means they can make even a small change to benefit their lives hugely.
Jackie lives in Taunton and is married with 2 children and has a very daft black Labrador named Dave.