National Nurses Nutrition Group National Nurses Nutrition Group

Jo Wakeling

Jo has been qualified for  16 years with experience  always being within Gastro-colorectal nursing and as a specialist nurse for intravenous therapy.  Jo completed MSc in Clinical nutrition and has a specialist interest in home parenteral nutrition. Jo feels very proud that together with her team she has been able to develop the  intestinal failure service at the Royal Berkshire where she spent 5 years working with home parenteral nutrition patients. Jo also has over 9 years experience working for home care company in her spare time and gaining experience with looking after patients in their own homes who require parenteral nutrition. Jo has recently taken on a new role as Lead nurse for South region (full time) for home care company B.Braun and is currently enjoying working with the specialist hospital centres over the south region and ensuring their HPN patients are looked after in their own homes to the best possible standard, as well as training and managing the nursing teams.