Linda Cresdee

Linda Cresdee Aboriginal Health Liaison Officer (Cardiology Ward), Royal Perth Hospital, WA

MM2016 Invited Speaker

Linda Cresdee has always held a role where she helps Aboriginal people in the community. A Murri woman from Queensland, Linda is a fully qualified Enrolled Nurse and has provided support to Aboriginal people in areas such as mental health, disability support and health promotion.

As an Aboriginal Health Liaison Officer on the Cardiology Ward, Linda provides assistance in Aboriginal education and awareness for staff and patients. She ensures patients have enough medication for their return home, follow up appointments and assists patients to ensure they have a smooth transition back to the community.