Brigitte Benkert

Nurse Practitioner, MScN, RN; Senior Clinical Coordinator.

Brigitte holds a Master of Science degree in Advanced Nursing Practice which she acquired at Zurich University of Applied Science (ZHAW) in Switzerland. Her core competencies are: Comprehensive and systematic assessment of health and illness parameters in complex situations, incorporating diverse and culturally sensitive approaches. Design, implementation and evaluation of therapeutic interventions based on nursing science and other sciences. Development and sustainment of therapeutic relationships and partnerships with clients (and their families) as well as with the involved professionals to facilitate optimal care and outcomes. The ability to educate and guide individuals through complex health and situational transition. Furthermore, Brigitte has ten years of professional experience as a registered nurse with a focus on women’s health. Ten years as a Clinical Nursing Specialist with a focus on Geriatrics and Palliative Care qualifies her as an excellent health professional with a holistic approach.