Karen Taylor

Karen had worked in a variety of healthcare settings before discovering hospice care by chance, as an agency nurse. From that very first shift Karen knew that hospice care is where her heart lay. 
Taylor Karen

As a nurse, Karen worked predominately night shifts though also worked other shifts across all the clinical areas at Martlets and this has given her practical experience of the breadth of services that Martlets provides. Since 2007, Karen has held a position as part of the Leadership Team as Director of Clinical Services.

Karen has a passion for learning and innovative working environments that can respond to the variable and often complex needs of patients.

Along with being a Registered Nurse, Karen's qualifications include Diploma in Palliative Care, Post Graduate Certificate in Management and a Master’s Degree in Health Ethics.

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