Joanne King qualified in 1991 in Chertsey and has been a senior nurse at Frimley Health NHS Trust for 21 years in a variety of acute roles, most recently as a respiratory nurse consultant, managing the COPD supported discharge and admission avoidance services alongside the home oxygen assessment and review service as the clinical HOS lead.
Ms King has completed asthma and COPD diplomas as well as being a non-medical prescriber. She also has a spirometry qualification.
Ms King is a member of the British Thoracic Society, Primary Care Respiratory Society, European Respiratory Society and the Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists. She is also a committee member of the service development committee, PCRS-UK, and chairs the respiratory forum and specialist nursing group.