Victoria Archer

RN
Tend Greerton Medical Centre
Tend Bethlehem Medical Centre
English

Victoria Archer is a dedicated nurse with a passion for patient care and wellbeing. Prior to becoming a registered nurse, Victoria gained valuable experience as a Healthcare Assistant (HCA) for 4 years as well as 9 years of caregiving experience. This background has provided her with a diverse set of skills and a deep understanding of patient needs.

Victoria has a keen interest in various areas of nursing, including health promotion, forensic nursing, surgical nursing, wound care, older adults, chronic conditions, and palliative care. She believes in advocating for individuals and their wellbeing, striving to create a supportive and culturally safe environment for patients.

As a clinician, Victoria finds great fulfillment in establishing rapport with her patients and supporting them during vulnerable times. She takes pride in building connections and ensuring that patients feel comfortable and empowered throughout their healthcare journey.

Outside of work, Victoria enjoys spending her spare time exercising through activities such as walking, biking, and running.

I enjoy interacting with patients, establishing a connection and supporting an environment that makes the patient feel comfortable and culturally safe. Supporting a patient in whatever they need.
MEDICAL INTERESTS
Mental health
Mental health, which relates to your emotional well-being, includes how you feel inside, like dealing with things such as depression, anxiety, and stress.
Wound care
Wound care is the process of cleaning, treating, and protecting injuries like cuts and scrapes to help them heal properly and prevent infection.
Older people's health
Older people's health is about looking after the well-being of seniors, addressing their specific health needs, and helping them stay active and independent as they age.
Chronic health
Chronic health conditions are long-lasting illnesses like diabetes or high blood pressure that need ongoing care and management to help people live as healthy as possible.
Palliative care
Palliative care is specialised medical care that focuses on making people with serious illnesses as comfortable as possible, managing pain and providing emotional support to improve their quality of life, especially when a cure may not be possible.