NursePrac Australia

We provide healthcare for babies, children and young people in southern Perth delivered by a team of highly trained paediatric experts.

NursePrac Australia

We work together with health and community services to provide healthcare closer to home.

NursePrac Australia

We include families in care and offer you skills to manage confidently at home.

Our Services

NursePrac Australia is a new health service providing children’s healthcare by paediatric nurse practitioners in the community setting. We focus on childhood illnesses and conditions that affect large numbers of children and aim to reduce unnecessary referrals to Emergency Departments and medical specialists.

 

ItchyScratchySkin (Eczema)

For babies, children and young people with eczema.

OWL (Optimal Weight for Life)

For children and young people with overweight concerns.

This is a combined clinic with paediatric specialists from Fiona Stanley Hospital.

 

Our Staff

Stephanie Dowden

RN Paed Cert MEd MN(NP) MACNP

Stephanie is a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner. She has postgraduate studies in child health and education and a Master of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner).

Stephanie has over 25 years of experience in children’s healthcare, working in primary health, community development and children’s hospitals in Australia and the UK. Stephanie was the lead nurse in the Children’s Pain Management Service at Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne for 9 years followed by 8 years as the lead nurse for the Paediatric Palliative Care team at Princess Margaret Hospital for Children in Perth.

Stephanie’s work interests include children’s emergency care, children and young people’s health and well-being, children’s pain management, child development, palliative care, complex childhood conditions, parent support and education.

Stephanie began working for NursePrac Australia in 2016. She also works part-time in the Kimberley region as a paediatric nurse practitioner.

Jemma Weidinger

RN MN(NP) CertAllergyNurs MACNP

Jemma is a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner. She has postgraduate studies in child health and allergy nursing and a Master of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner).

Jemma has over 17 years of experience in healthcare, most of this working with children. She worked for many years at Princess Margaret Hospital for Children in Perth and has also worked in children’s hospitals in New South Wales and Victoria.

Jemma’s work interests include children’s emergency care, child development, general paediatrics and research. She has a particular interest in eczema and allergy in children, parent support and education.

Jemma began working for NursePrac Australia in 2016. She also works part-time as an allergy research nurse and at Princess Margaret Hospital.

Contact Us

NursePrac Australia Pty Ltd
PO Box 767
Fremantle WA 6959

Email: info@nurseprac.com.au
Phone (08) 6243 1711
Fax (08) 6243 1702

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