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60 seconds with pain management nurse specialist Jenny Wright

Jenny Wright, a clinical nurse specialist in pain management at London’s Harefield Hospital, talks about the challenges of the job and defining moments in her career

Jenny Wright, a clinical nurse specialist in pain management at London’s Harefield Hospital, talks about the challenges of the job and defining moments in her career

Jenny Wright says addressing fears at the earliest opportunity helps deal with any eventuality.

Jenny Wright qualified as a nurse in 1988 in Queensland, Australia. After specialising in cardiology and acute coronary care, she came to the UK in 1995 and spent 12 years as an intensive care nurse at London’s Harefield Hospital, part of the Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust. Married with two children, her interest in pain management began after she worked bank shifts in the trust’s pain management service. She has been in her current role as clinical nurse specialist in pain management at Harefield for nine years, completing a master’s degree in pain management in 2013. She has also worked in research and has

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