Lea is a Surgical Nurse Clinician and WCCHN liaison at BC Children’s Hospital. In her role, she works with children and families affected by CHD, and helps prepare them for interventions, surgeries, hospital stays and more. She also serves as an important connection to hospital and community-based support services. Her focus is helping families navigate supports when care is required Out of Province or when patients are referred to BC for cardiac procedures.
Lea is also an active (and long-time) member of the WCCHN Nursing Committee. She has worked at two of WCCHN’s five sites, and currently sits on the Integrated Advisory Board.