RN BN Midwifery Cert Grad Cert in Infection Control Immunisation Cert TAE40110 Cert IV Training & Assessment HHA Gold Standard Auditor & Assessor
Yvonne completed her registered nurse training at the WA Institute of Technology in 1984. After completing her Midwifery certificate at KEMH in 1988 she moved into day surgery where she remained for 27 years, combining a clinical and management role including staff development, WH&S, quality, accreditation (ACHS and ISO 9001) and infection prevention and control. In 2007/2008, Yvonne completed the Graduate Certificate in Infection Control, Certificate IV in Training and Assessment in 2014, Immunisation Certificate in 2009 and became a Hand Hygiene Australia (HHA) Gold Standard Hand Hygiene Auditor & Assessor in 2016. She is currently a member of the Australasian College for Infection Prevention and Control (ACICP).
Yvonne joined the Hands-On team in May 2009 and brings with her a wealth of experience in the day surgery setting, in particular ophthalmic surgery. When not working with Hands-On, Yvonne is the Infection Control Coordinator at a 95 bed private hospital in metropolitan Perth.