A specialist nurse been named Good Nurse of the Year at a prestigious awards ceremony to recognise excellence in the sector.
Paulina Meyers, who works at PJ Care’s Bluebirds Neurological Care Centre in Shenley Lodge, was honoured at the Great South East Care Awards held in Brighton.
Paulina is lead nurse in the specialist centre that cares for younger adults with neurological conditions.
The judges praised her “passion, enthusiasm and high standards.”
They added that “her attention to detail in supporting her clients and empowering her staff ensure a great service is delivered.”
PJ Care chief executive Johann van Zyl said: “Paulina is a wonderful nurse and is a real asset to our company.
“Our residents love her warmth and compassion and we are so proud of her.”
Paulina said: “What a wonderful evening, I couldn’t believe it when they read out my name.
“I really do have one of the best jobs in the world.”