ATSICHS Brisbane Jimbelunga IYHS

Natasha Eggmolesse

Role at ATSICHS?
Registered Nurse/ Regional ATSICHS CCSS Program Manager – (aspiring to become a credentialled Diabetes Educator )

Career background?
I’ve been a stay at home mum and worked as practice nurse at Northgate and Woolloongabba Clinics and Registered Nurse at Jimbelunga Nursing Centre. I’m also a member of the Clinical Advisory Council for the Brisbane South Primary Health Network.

Where are you from/ What mob?
Gooreng Gooreng/Mununjali

What prompted you to get into your field?
I want to be a good role model for my children and encourage them to value learning. It’s also important to me to help Indigenous people improve their health and wellbeing.

What do you like most about your job?
Working with my community and being a part of improving access to health care and community services. I enjoy providing care, support and education as well as advocating for our people to help navigate the health system.

What does a typical day look like for you?
No day is the same and it’s always rewarding.

Hobbies outside of work?
Swimming, softball, beach, yoga and pilates, family and kids.