Staff | HPB Specialist Nurse Profile – Joanne Bishop
Joanne Bishop RGN, Dip HE Nursing, BA Hons Nursing
Hepatobiliary Clinical Nurse Specialist
Joanne joined the HPB nursing team in 2007. Alongside the combined CNS role of acting as a main point of contact and key worker for patients, Jo’s main responsibilities involve coordination of the out-patient pathway, ensuring prompt access to investigations and procedures. This involves liaising with other departments and ensuring procedures such as ERCP and biopsies are carried out within required timelines. Jo also ensures patients are fully informed of any forthcoming investigations or procedures they may require as part of their treatment.