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Hospital Affiliation :
University of Alabama
Practice Name :
University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital
Jasper, 35504 United States
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Description of Practice :
I currently work in trauma/burn nursing unit. Which deals with any type of burns and trauma. It is very exciting unit to work at.
Areas of Expertise :
Bevill State Community College
Year Graduated :
Board Certification :
BLS (Basic Life Support), ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
How do you try to make a difference in the lives of your patients?
Being the best nurse that I can be.
Honors and Awards :
- Dean's List at Bevill State Community College
- Scholar's Award at Bevill State Community College
- mention in Press-Ganey (in positive way)
What made you choose a career in nursing?
In 1994, my borther was given 6 months to live and watching him through that period of his life really sparked something in me. Because of the experience that I had went throught with my brother, I knew I could be a blessing to others as a nurse.
What motivates you at the start of each day?
Just knowing that there are patients waiting on someone to take care of them and help them through another day. Also, knowing that she can put a smile on a patient's face and letting them know that someone does care about them not just by words but by her actions.
Attributes Success To:
Determination, her Mother, and her brother that passed away, if he could go through what he went through and still have a smile on his face mostly every day then she can do the same, without the issues he had.
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Favorite Medical Journal :
American Journal of Nurses
Favorite Vacation Place :
Mountains of Tennessee and the beaches of Alabama