Jessica O’Shannassy

Jess has experience as a Registered Nurse for over 10 years, primarily within diabetes and paediatrics, completing a Master of Nursing Practice at Deakin University.

She holds a Postgraduate Diploma of Nursing Practice (Paediatrics) at Melbourne University, Postgraduate Certificate in Diabetes Education and Health Care at Mayfield Education, Advanced Diabetes Management (Exercise) at Deakin University and Bachelor of Nursing at University of Ballarat. Jess undertook training to become a qualified Nurse Practitioner, allowing her to provide a more holistic nursing service including prescribing medications, diabetes education and ordering pathology/diagnostic testing.

Jess enjoys being active and outdoors camping with the family and participating in triathlons with her Dad. She enjoys the challenge of pushing herself. “It’s not the winning but the taking part”- Pierre dear Coubertin.