Nurses get their healing hands on the trophy

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Nurses get their healing hands on the trophy

Excellence awards recognise nurses who go beyond the call of duty to help their patients and communities

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Growing up in the Mpumalanga town of Evander and later Welkom, Free State, where her father worked as a geologist in the mines, little Theresa Wulff used to dress up her dolls in nurses’ clothes.

“I would go on for hours playing nurse with the dolls. As I grew older my passion for nursing also grew,” she said.

Even her father’s initial doubts about her career of choice wouldn’t deter her from enrolling as a trainee nurse in Addington Hospital in Durban...

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