Vipin Karata MSN, BSN, DipHSM, RGN

Vipin joined Maryborough Nursing Home in September 2020 as Director of Nursing. He has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing which he completed in India in 2009. He continued his education in Ireland where he obtained a Masters in Nursing from University College Cork in 2014. Vipin has also completed a Diploma in Health Services Management for Nurses in 2016, Certificate in Health Care Regulation in 2017 and is currently completing a Doctorate in Nursing in University College Cork. He has a passion for elderly care and special interest in residents’ safety. His Doctoral Thesis focuses on Safety Culture in Nursing Homes. He is a Registered General Nurse in Ireland, India, New Zealand and Australia. He is a member of Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation and SIA Honor Society of Nursing and Midwifery Ireland.