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Respiratory Services

If you are interested in caring for patients with Respiratory Conditions then UHCW NHS Trust can offer unrivalled opportunities  within two dedicated wards with specialist respiratory nurses and consultants offering support and education.

Respiratory and Infectious Diseases Service provides care in both acute and community settings.

We offer care for our patients with a variety of respiratory conditions including:

• Asthma


• Tuberculosis

• HiV

• Interstitial lung disease

• Pneumonia

• Lung Cancer

• Pulmonary embolism

• Tracheostomy

We provide ongoing care, support and advice and are the designated unit for the provision of Non Invasive ventilation. We pride ourselves on being a dedicated multi-disciplinary team who work closely together to provide the highest standards of care for our patients. Our nursing teams will benefit from our comprehensive training programme, including our in-house education programme and academic opportunities.

This along with appraisals and further training opportunities makes Respiratory and Infectious Disease Services the ideal place to work Together Towards World Class care.

It also offers:

Negotiable/flexible work patterns that can help give you work-life balance and achieve the best out of your career.

Rotation to work within the Cardio – Thoracic Ward or Cardiac services can be planned into your tailored nursing professional development pathway.

For more information about working in this speciality, or to arrange an informal visit contact:

 Veronica Carter (Modern Matron)- [email protected]




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