Jessica started her career working in general practice. Initially Jessica completed her animal care assistant course before going on to complete her RVN training. Since qualifying as an RVN in 2013 Jessica has worked in three referral hospitals across the country. During this time Jessica has worked as an inpatient care nurse, medicine nurse and ICU nurse. Currently Jessica works at Paragon Veterinary Referrals in Wakefield as an ICU nurse. Jessica has completed her Vets Now ECC certificate and has qualified as a Veterinary Technician Specialist in Emergency and Critical care. Jessica has also completed the RECOVER basic and advanced life support courses. Jessica’s main areas of interest include triage, management of the respiratory distress patient, management of shock, the acute abdomen and CPCR.
When Jessica is not working, she enjoys spending time on her parents farm looking after their many animals, walking in the mountains and shopping!