Jenni Langrell

Plenary Speaker: Advance care plans on Groote Eylandt, Top End Northern Territory

Jenni Langrell

Plenary Speaker: Advance care plans on Groote Eylandt, Top End Northern Territory

Jenni Langrell is a Registered Nurse and Midwife and Primary Health Care Manager at Angurugu and Milyakburra Health Centres in Groote and Bickerton Island, NT

Jenni is a New Zealand trained Registered Nurse and Australian trained midwife who has been working in remote Northern Australia since 1990.  Jenni has worked across Cape York, Torres Strait and Top End Communities in Primary Health Care.   She has been in her current position since November 1998, managing Angurugu and intermittently Milyakburra Health Centres.  Jenni is very well supported by a team of just over 20 staff with a mix of Indigenous and non-Indigenous health professionals across a range of disciplines.  She is particularly interested in each end of the life span and enjoys Midwifery as well as Palliative Care. She and her team have been implementing Advance Care Planning across the Groote and Bickerton Island communities for many years, normalising it as a part of primary health care.

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