Stories of Florence Nightingale’s compassion, bravery, and leadership have shaped modern nursing and influenced and inspired millions. As we celebrate the 200th anniversary of her birth, we are honored to shine a light on today’s #NurseHeroes on the front lines by sharing some of their stories.
This is Kasey’s story.
“She has demonstrated a deep passion for learning and caring for all types of patients and does a fantastic job caring for critically ill patients in the ED.”
Describe why you chose to become a nurse
I chose to become a nurse because I wanted to help others just like many great nurses have helped my family and myself.
Describe your most rewarding day on the job
When my elderly patient who found out she had cancer told me I was going to impact so many lives in a positive way.
Describe your most challenging day on job
Any shift during Covid-19.
Do you have any nurse hacks or lessons learned in the field you would like to share with others?
If you didn’t chart it, it didn’t happen. Document like the chart is going to be reviewed.
What’s a favorite quote of yours?
“All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them” – Walt Disney
Thank you for all you do, Kasey!
Thank you for helping us honor Kasey and the profession of nursing, Tremonteo. We salute you!
Do you have a story to share?
While our team at ShiftWizard believes all nurses are heroes, we’d like to hear who you feel has gone above and beyond. Help us honor a fellow nurse or nurse leader whose actions have inspired others in these unprecedented times, and let’s celebrate nursing together!
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