Practice Nurses


Tamara is a registered division one nurse. Tamara studied her bachelor degree at The University of Ballarat, and has found her real passion in general practice. Tamara has over ten years of general practice experience and is the Practice Nurse Manager of UFS Medical. Tamara is currently participating in a nurse-led Osteoarthritis project through Grampians Medicare Local.

Tamara has gained accreditation in immunisation and ear irrigation. Tamara consults on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at UFS Medical – Doveton Street.


Vicki Duffy is a registered division one nurse with a Bachelor of Nursing (Post Reg) from Ballarat University and is Immunisation Accredited. Vicki completed her training at St John of God Hospital and has worked at a number of hospitals across Victoria as well as overseas.

Vicki has spent the last thirteen years at Cabrini Hospital in Malvern in urology/gynaecology, as well as homecare and care coordination/case management.

Vicki moved back to Ballarat in 2008 and worked with the Ballarat District Nursing & Healthcare before commencing with UFS Medical.


Margaret Wilson is a registered division one nurse, as well as a Nurse Immuniser and Nurse Pap Test Provider. Margaret has been a Practice Nurse for eight years and enjoys all aspects of general practice.

Margaret consults Monday to Wednesday at UFS Medical – Doveton Street and enjoys gardening and walking in her time off.


Heather Kinnersly has a Bachelor of Nursing and is an Accredited Nurse Immuniser. Heather has worked as a Practice Nurse for over eight years and enjoys all aspects of her role as a practice nurse.

Heather consults on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and alternating Fridays at UFS Medical – Doveton Street and enjoys spending time with family and friends, gardening and keeping fit on her days off.