Home | Professional Career profile: Mercy Okai, Lewisham Written by: Mercy Okai | Published: 06 September 2016 Mercy Okai wants to inspire other BME nurses Why did you become a nurse?Being a nurse is something I always wanted to do since I was a child. I wanted to be part of the healing process for someone at their most vulnerable.Please login or register to read the rest of the article and to have access to downloads and comments. What do you think? Leave a comment below or tweet your views to @IndyNurseMag This material is protected by MA Healthcare Ltd copyright. See Terms and Conditions.