John Billington

Senior Lecturer

School of Nursing

Brook Building, BB349

+44 (0) 1772 89 5197

Formally a senior charge nurse in cardio-thoracic intensive care, John's clinical background also includes acute medicine, coronary care and general critical care.

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MSc (Practice Enhancement), PG Dip (Education), BSc(Hons) Psychology, BSc(Hons) Nursing, RN

John maintains clinical competency by holding an honorary contract within the cardio-thoracic intensive care unit at Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre NHS Trusts.

He is course leader for the BSc(Hons) in Nursing (Pre-registration) Adult branch and teaches on a variety of pre-registration and post-registration courses. He is module leader for NU3364 Nursing the Acutely ill Adult, NU3053 Nursing Interventions in Adult Nursing Care for International Students and NU4151 Therapeutic Management of Cardiovascular Support.

John's areas of interest include critical care, the physical and psychological effects on patients of being in an Intensive care environment and skills acquisition and assessment. He is an active member of the BACCN and the regional Pain Network.