Cdr Karen McCullough RRC

As a Royal Navy nurse, Commander Karen McCullough works primarily at Portsmouth’s Joint Hospital Group – the name for NHS hospital trusts with a permanent contingent of military staff. She balances her time working alongside NHS colleagues with UK and overseas deployments. Here Karen discusses the unique challenges of nursing at sea.

Watch a short film of a day in the life on deployment in South Sudan

Video courtesy of Royal Navy Media

British Military Nursing in Peace and War