• 20 August 2018
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Suzanne Armstrong - Deputy Intensive Care Charge Nurse

  • Suzanne Armstrong
    Intensive Care Deputy Sister

I worked as an Accident and Emergency Nurse at Blackpool Victoria for a decade.

It helped me build the skills which led me to my current position as the Deputy Intensive Care Charge Nurse at Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals.

How Covid-19 is changing my life as an ICU nurse in a London hospital

Suzanne reflects on the scale of impact that the Coronavirus pandemic has had on her working and personal life.

From bears to bandages: how I became an A&E Nurse

From bandaging toys to tending to patients as a fully qualified Nurse, Chris Armstrong voices his sister Suzanne's experience in her realisation that being a Nurse was the vocation for her.

What does it take to be a great A&E nurse?

In a decade of working in Blackpool Victoria Accident & Emergency, I learnt far more than I could ever recount or remember.

How I deal with tragedy and sadness in my nursing job

I couldn’t tell you the number of times people have told me how brave I am for being a nurse. The truth is, I am not brave. It’s my training and professionalism that people see in me.

About the author

  • Suzanne Armstrong
    Intensive Care Deputy Sister

I am a lifelong nurse with a real passion for care. I started my career in a busy seaside A&E department and am now an intensive care deputy sister at a large city hospital. My work is and always has been a big part of my life, I fill the rest with my fantastic family, two beautiful little girls and cheeky cockapoo called Charlie.

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About the author

  • Suzanne Armstrong
    Intensive Care Deputy Sister

I am a lifelong nurse with a real passion for care. I started my career in a busy seaside A&E department and am now an intensive care deputy sister at a large city hospital. My work is and always has been a big part of my life, I fill the rest with my fantastic family, two beautiful little girls and cheeky cockapoo called Charlie.