Carol Jackson

Independent Neonatal Nurse Consultant and Neonatal Transport Solutions Director

RN, BSc (Hons) Neonatal Practice, MSc (Hons) in Health Sciences

With 38 years’ experience in neonatal nursing, Carol Jackson has specialised in Neonatal Transfer and Transportation for over 25 years, spending 16 years as an Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner and 13 years as a consultant lead for a regional transport service in the North West of England.

She was a member of the Department of Health Task Force for the development of the Neonatal Toolkit (2009) and of the Expert Working Group for Neonatal Transport. Carol Jackson has also been Chair of the RCPCH / NPSA Neonatal Transport Care Bundle Project, Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval Course Director and instructor for the Advanced Life Support Group, as well as a New-born Life Support instructor teaching regionally and nationally.

Specialisms include: Neonatal Nursing, Neonatal Transfer and Transportation, Transfer of the Surgical Neonate, Advanced Neonatal Nursing Practice, Education and Training including the development of bespoke training including the development of e-learning packages. Carol Jackson has developed and delivered a range of transport-specific teaching and training in partnership with Higher Education Institutions and has presented at regional, national and international conferences.

Her passion for Neonatal Transport has been the inspiration for the development of Neonatal Transport Solutions.