Clinical and Academic Lead for Spirometry, Education for Health
Chris Loveridge has worked in primary care for many years and has a practice nursing background with a specialist interest in spirometry and correct diagnosis. She has worked at the primary/secondary care interface and has previously established a primary care COPD service. She was a member of the NICE review guidelines group, representing primary care nursing. She continues to work one session a week as a respiratory nurse in primary care. Chris is the clinical and academic lead for Spirometry at Education for Health. Her aim is to ensure accurate early diagnosis. She believes patients have a right to good quality care provided by a properly trained health care professional.