Through her own experience of receiving excellent healthcare at a young age, Samantha developed the enthusiasm and passion to excel in providing not only evidence-based Nursing practice but also care that is based on the biopsychosocial approach. Samantha is driven to empower people and their families, at a time when choices seem few.
Samantha built a solid foundation for her Nursing career which led her to explore working in New Zealand as a Chemotherapy Nurse. Her career then shifted to Primary care, changing from conventions of a ward based environment, to the challenges that caring for people in their own homes. Exposure also with acute care, and Aesthetics, offered invaluable experience for a person-centered approach in healthcare. Following this, she specialised in Palliative care.