Nursing

Our Nursing Team

Jenny Banks (RN/ RM)

BHSc (Nursing)

Registered Nurse

Jenny is Hospital trained in Nursing & Midwifery, she graduated from CQU with Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing) and has completed Childhood Immunisation Certificates.

Jenny has many years of experience and a huge scope of nursing practice which has developed over that time working in Hospital settings, Community and School settings. She has worked as a Registered Nurse/ Registered Midwife in Papua New Guinea, Scandinavia and the Middle East.

Jenny is one of our longest serving Team members, with her special interest being holistic and traditional medicine.

When not at work Jenny spends time with her grandchildren and attending other social gatherings.

Chloe Hatfield (RN)

BNSc (Bachelor of Nursing Science)

Registered Nurse

Chloe graduated from James Cook University Townsville in 2016 with a Bachelor of Nursing Science majoring in Rural and Remote Care.

After graduating from University, she worked in Mount Isa for a short time at a local GP practice before moving back to Townsville. Chloe has a special interest in wound care as well as childhood immunisations and would like to further her knowledge by studying more post grad specialities.

Chloe has lived in three different countries and has visited an additional six and when not at work, enjoys training at her local Jiu-Jitsu club and planning her next trip away.”

Claire Barnes (RN)

BNSc (Bachelor of Nursing Science)

Registered Nurse

Claire graduated from James Cook University Townsville in 2018 with a Bachelor of Nursing Science majoring in Rural and Remote Care.

After graduating from University Claire travelled for 6 months, and on her return to the UK, commenced her career in General Practice. Claire has a special interest in women’s & children’s health, as well as childhood immunisations and would like to further her knowledge by studying midwifery:

Claire is originally from the UK, moving to Australia in 2015, and is married with 1 child. In her spare time Claire enjoys reading and drawing/painting.

Jessica Casselle (RN)

BNSc (Bachelor of Nursing Science)

Registered Nurse

Jess graduated in 2016 from James Cook University Cairns with a Bachelor of Nursing Science. She has special interest in womens and childrens health and is wanting to pursue midwifery at some time in the future.

She completed her Graduate program at the Townsville Hospital before transitioning into General Practice. She has recently been accepted into the Transition to Practice Program run by Australian Practice Nurse Association.

When not at work she enjoys spending time with her young family, heading out doors and playing sports with friends.