Sandra Almeida is a Clinical Vascular Specialty nurse at Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand and has been in the role for the past 3 years. She received her training in Mumbai, India in 1993, gained some experience in surgical intensive care, thereafter travelled to the Middle East before settling down in New Zealand. Has since been working in vascular surgery services at Auckland City Hospital. Sandra also enjoyed a short duration of clinical teaching at Auckland University for year 2 nursing students. She recently presented her initiative work of nurse led virtual clinics at the Health Informatics NewZealand in 2016. Sandra is currently studying for Masters in health practice and is passionate about delivering a positive patient experience throughout their journey.