Sheryl Legayada

Ms Legayada is a registered nurse with an in-depth knowledge of skin care treatments and dermatology.

Ms Legayada ensures patients are relaxed and properly informed both before and after any procedure.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Central Philippine University, 2003

Competency Assessment Program, New Zealand, 2009

Health Care Worker Course Level 4 - New Zealand, 2011  

Physical Therapy Course, 2007

Dermatology Nurse - New Zealand 

Yearly Mandatory training – CPR, OH&S etc

AREAS OF EXPERIENCE

Experience in many areas of nursing, both in the clinical and educational setting including:

  • Digital Full Body Mole mapping
  • Dermoscopic skin examinations
  • Skin cancer excisions and biopsies
  • Skin cancer cryotherapy, curettage, laser procedures,
  • Suture removal, wound care and patch test
  • Environmental hygiene and sterilization standards
  • Specimen Management
  • Patient post procedure education & treatment plans
  • Skin care and disease prevention
  • Skin Cancer MOH Surgery Assists
  • Patients pre & post surgery support
  • Local Anesthesia injections, administer medications
  • Infection Control Nursing
  • Transdermal Skin Needling
  • Wound Bed Preparation
  • Clinical Management
  • Patient Evaluation & Post Treatment Care
  • Chemical Peel Treatments

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • The NSW Nurses Association
  • The Australian College of Nursing

REGISTRATIONS

Registered Nurse with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Division 1)

Registered Nurse - New Zealand 

VOLUNTEERING

Clinical Instructor, New Lucena Polytechnic College, 2007

Provided instructions on proper nursing cares and strong documentation skills with focus on ensuring accuracy.

Worked as volunteer to a 300 bed capacity hospital with rotation to all medical surgical wards including Operating Room, Delivery Room, Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Room and Haemodialysis Unit.