Suzanne qualified as Enrolled Nurse General in 1981 at Stepping hill Hospital Stockport and was employed on a General Medical ward. She returned to study and proceeded to complete her Registered General nurse qualification in 1983, before returning to a general medicine environment as Staff Nurse. Suzanne developed her role further in general medicine and care of the elderley.
Suzanne joined Spire Manchester in 2001 as a Staff Nurse on the General Surgical ward, caring for patients having various surgical procedures acquiring very valuable knowledge and skills including a mentorship qualification of student nurses , manual handling coordinator for the hospital and bariatric link ward nurse. During this time she also became a senior staff nurse and then ward sister.
Suzanne joined the Bariatric department as specialist nurse in September 2011, since then she has acquired knowledge and skills that allow her to advise and care for our Bariatric patients within our clinical environment, to a quality that we have been awarded a Centre of Excellence Accreditation.
Continuing to Build my Bariatric knowledge and skills as joint team lead with Colleague Dietician Jennie Taylor.