Julie has been a nurse for over 30 years and has worked at Yeovil Hospital since September 2003.She is employed as a Consultant Nurse in the Emergency Department and over the last few years Julie has set up and developed the Ambulatory Emergency Care Unit which enables patients to be treated on an acute outpatient patients which prevents them from having to be admitted to hospital. Prior to joining the trust Julie has worked in a number of other emergency and urgent care settings and has also had a medical role in the merchant navy.

Julie is passionate that both the staff and patients views are always at the centre of  key developments and decisions.