Kelly Hanna

Kelly is the Owner, Director and Nurse Manager of Varsity Lakes Family Practice alongside her mother, Marian who is Practice Manager.

Kelly has been in the Medical Industry since 2011.

Since graduating from Nursing in 2011, Kelly has worked in various fields across the Health Care Industry.

From Far North Queensland (Cooktown) working in a remote aboriginal community, she gained a vast amount of experience in the Public Hospital setting caring for patients of all ages, from Paediatrics through to Aged Care.

Kelly also gained vast experience in palliative care, pre and post-operative care, surgical, medical and Orthopaedics.

Whilst working in Cooktown Kelly also worked in a very busy 5 doctor Medical Centre environment.

This is where she gained the majority of her experience as a nurse.

Since returning to the Gold Coast in 2013, Kelly has worked within the private and public sectors of the hospital settings and accident and emergency departments.

Kelly has a passion for General Practice nursing & the Aged Care Setting as every day is so diverse and changing as a nurse you never stop learning as every day is so different.

Kelly also has completed her Advanced Diploma and Certificate III in Pathology, Certification in wound closure and suturing in which she assists the doctors with skin procedures. Kelly is also certified in IV Cannulation.

She also assists and manages the Administration Duties, Chronic Disease Management planning for the residents under Dr May Kutty’s & Dr Katrina McLean’s care in the Nursing Home Facilities in which we look after.

Kelly has built a reputation with the staff at the Aged Care Facilities as the first point of call with regards to the residents and their care. Kelly works very closely with Dr May Kutty, Dr Katrina McLean and Marian Biddlecombe to make sure that everyone involved in the care of the residents are up to date with all relevant information.

Kelly is also wishing to further her studies to learn more about Dementia at furthering her knowledge by completing a Diploma of Dementia Care.

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5575 8155

Suite 5B Market Square Behind the Post Office

201 Varsity Parade VARSITY LAKES