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Karen Dykes

Clinical Lead Nurse

As the Clinical Nurse I aim to inspire and promote best practice within Primley Court Nursing Home, helping the leadership team and Care staff achieve the best care outcomes possible.
I pride myself in being a dedicated, compassionate, and professional Nurse with over 30 years experience having worked in many aspects of Adult General Nursing in the NHS / Private Sector.

Clinical Lead Nurse

I pride myself in being a dedicated, compassionate, and professional Registered Nurse starting my career over 30 years ago, benefiting from many years of experience, working in aspects of Adult General Nursing in the NHS, more recently as Clinical Lead and Registered Manager/Nurse in the Private Nursing Home Sector. My skills and knowledge include delivering quality care services, CQC inspected ' Outstanding ', ensuring a responsive and effective environment whilst holding a Senior Management Position in a twenty-five bedded Nursing Home. I have developed a patient centred philosophy of care through innovative care skills together with practical experience to enhance my clinical practice. Having laid excellent foundations and links within the community and having a clinical background; I am confident that I am able to support the home, inspire and promote best practice within Primley Court, helping the team to aspire and achieve the best care possible. I look forward to implementing innovation and insight into my Clinical Lead Role and developing my own skills and knowledge in the field of Dementia.

Outside of work I enjoy walking, especially with my dogs, socialising with my friends and family and I do enjoy football.