National award recognises nurse's specialised diabetes work

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An Ipswich health expert has landed a national title
West Moreton Health nurse Kay Dean was named the 2020 Jan Baldwin Diabetes Educator (CDE) of the Year.

West Moreton Health nurse Kay Dean was named the 2020 Jan Baldwin Diabetes Educator (CDE) of the Year.

AN IPSWICH nurse has scored a top gong, with her specialised skills in diabetes care drawing recognition and a national title to boot.

West Moreton Health's first Diabetes Nurse Practitioner and Navigator Kay Dean was named 2020 Jan Baldwin Diabetes Educator (CDE) of the Year.

Landing the title on World Diabetes Day, 14 November, Ms Dean was recognised for her dedication to care and specialised diabetes advice.

Having started at West Moreton Health's Diabetes Service in 2013 as a trainee educator, Ms Dean became an endorsed nurse practitioner in April this year.

"I was successful in becoming…
Ebony Graveur, Ebony Graveur, ebony.graveur@gattonstar.com.au
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