By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Your browser seems to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser.


Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.


First cardiometabolic nurse in the UK appointed

Angela Bartlett has become the UK’s first cardiometabolic nurse specialist. She is employed at University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust.

Ms Bartlett will work with patients who have been identified as having a high risk of developing cardiovascular disease. These include patients with metabolic syndrome, which includes conditions such as type 2 diabetes, obesity and hypertension.

Around 15 patients a week will attend her clinics, where they will receive support on managing their weight. She will also see patients in the diabetic and lipid clinics.

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment.

Related Jobs

Sign in to see the latest jobs relevant to you!