|Mrs Sara Land (f)|
The community matron post was established in April 2006 and is a role which was introduced by the Government to recognise and help those patients with long-term illnesses.
Sara is the named nurse for a number of patients and their carers who have more than one long-term illness. The aim is to help these patients manage their conditions more effectively and prevent regular admissions to Hospital.
Sara trained at the Middlesex Hospital in London, qualifying in 1982. She is SRN RM RHV, a Minor Illness Specialist and Family Planning Trained.