Morag Reilly trained in Aberdeen and qualified as a registered nurse in 1984. She has worked as a specialist primary care respiratory nurse in Aberdeen city for 18 years and is a qualified independent nurse prescriber. Her passion for respiratory nursing started while she was working as a practice nurse in 1993 and studying for her first respiratory diploma.
Morag’s role involves working with nursing, medical and other professional staff from both primary and secondary care to help develop and deliver high-quality respiratory services in her local health and social care partnership. Spirometry, inhalers and inhaler technique are particular areas of interest for her – as is patient-centred care. She is part of the Grampian Respiratory Improvement Plan team and a founder member of Grampian Respiratory Managed Clinician Network.