MSc: Professional Nursing Studies (Distinction)
PGDipE: Professional Education, Registered NMC Teacher.
BSc (Hons): Nursing Studies (2:1), Registered Nurse.
ENB 100: General Intensive Care Nursing
Cardiac Surgery & Advanced Life Support Proider
I worked in clinical nursing practice in the National Health Service for 23 years.
I specialised in Intensive Care nursing initially, working at several teaching hospitals in London.
I then worked in the Manchester Heart Centre at Manchester Royal Infirmary, where I held various senior nursing posts: Ward Manager; Staff Development Senior Sister; Modern Matron; & Practice Educator.
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult & Mental Health)
Return to Practice
Nurse Associate programme
Heart Disease Unit
CPD: Pennine Care Mental Health
MSc dissertation: "The impact of an acute illness management education programme upon student nurses' clinical practice experience of managing deteriorating patients".
My research interest areas include:
Greater Manchester Critical Care Skills Institute: Cardiac Surgery module - Workbook, Study Days & Competency Framework.
Implementing Clinical Effectiveness for Nurses. Clinical Governance Conference. London. 1999
The Effectiveness of a Staff Development Sister. UCLH Cardiac Study Day. London. 2000
Assistant Practitioners: look back over the 2 years. Nurse Education Workshop. Manchester Conference Centre. 2005
Cardiac Surgery Module. Greater Manchester Critical Care Skills Institute. 2006 (Hale,A; Miley,J; Tiley,S; Huish,A; & Mellor,V)
Clinical Effectiveness Conference: London.
Cardiac Surgery Conference: London.
Nurse Education Workshop: Manchester
Book Proposal review: Wiley Blackwell
External Examiner - University of Salford
North West Simulation Education Network - pre-registration nursing
Hulme Community Centre Health Centre screening
British Heart Foundation Heartstart training - local primary school
Nursing & Midwifery Council
Royal College of Nursing