Joanna Livingstone brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her role as Associate Lead Nurse in Clinical Commissioning with NHS Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit.
With a diverse clinical background spanning 35 years, Joanna has worked as a registered nurse and health visitor in multiple clinical settings, in acute and community health, public health and clinical commissioning. Her specialist expertise includes children and young people's health, evident in her published journal articles and contributions to health promotion textbooks.
In her current role, Joanna leads large clinical teams across multiple regions, who commission and case manage care for patients of all ages with complex needs. She is actively involved in workforce initiatives and is dedicated to staff development and wellbeing. She has recently completed the Professional Nurse Advocate programme and is committed to rolling this out across the organisation, to increase quality of patient care and support staff in their day-to-day roles. She is an ILM7 Executive Coach and Mentor and is passionate about using her coaching and mentoring skills to support individuals in achieving their goals.