Job Title :
Special Needs Nurse
Hospital Affiliation :
Pearl River County Hospital
Poplarville, 39470 United States
Years in Practice :
Description of Practice :
Worked as in-home respite nurse for aproximately 11 years with special needs people; mostly young adults and children. I enjoyed taking care of their needs. I worked with South Ms. Regional Center for these years.
I also worked in nursing homes and hospitals as a floor nurse for aproximately 10 years
Areas of Expertise :
Pearl River Community College
Year Graduated :
Honors and Awards :
- Business Concepts Award
What made you choose a career in nursing?
My love for taking care of people who needed help. I enjoyed being able to see that my patients got better under my care. To give them both physical and emotional support in their need. I enjoy teaching them how to take care of themselves and see them progress.
What motivates you at the start of each day?
My knowledge that My God is head of all things, My 23/4 year old grand daughter and her mother are two of the reasons that motivate me. Her mother is a total care patient and can't do anything for herself. And ofcourse, My husband and his love motivates me to continue every day of our lives together.
Attributes Success To:
My faith in God, my family and my self. I have worked hard all my life to succeed in whatever I do. My determination to complete what I started even though I may have to take a detour. My patients and their family are important to me and my career. I don't just look at their case, I look at the individual and their needs.
Favorite Medical Journal :
Advance for Nurses