Jayne Masters (Chair)

Nursing Lead for Integrated Heart Failure Services

University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

Doctoral Fellow, Wessex CLARHC

  • 32 years working as a trained nurse, 13 years as a heart failure specialist nurse.

  • One of the original BHF funded community heart failure nurses.

  • In 2008 appointed to develop an inpatient heart failure service in Southampton which was one of the first in the country.

  • Has been a member of the board of the British Society for Heart Failure for the past 7 years.

  • Member of the Guideline Development Group for the NICE Acute Heart Failure Guidelines.

  • In 2014 awarded a doctoral fellowship with CLARHC Wessex.

  • Research interests specialist multidisciplinary teams and factors that influence heart failure management.

  • Mantra “ right care, in the right place by the right person”        

“I am very proud and excited to be the inaugural chair of the BSH Heart Failure Nurse Forum and will do my utmost to ensure it develops and meets its objectives. We want to provide professional help and support  to all the UK Heart failure nurses who do such an amazing job”