I've been a registered nurse for the past 18 years. I obtained my baccalaureate nursing degree in 1999 from Norfolk State University. In 2017 I completed a master's degree in nursing education from Texas A&M University. Most of my experience has been working in the ICU along with experience in post-recovery, and hemodialysis. Before my experience as a clinical nurse educator, I thought of teaching as a function where I would impart my extensive knowledge to eager nursing students. Students today are tech savvy and very bright. They are...
I've been a clinical nurse educator since 2015. As a clinical educator, I set goals for the clinical day and provide support to assist the students in achieving those goals. I not only see myself as a skilled nurse with current practical knowledge, but I see myself as an active participant to assist the students to construct their own knowledge for retention and personal growth. I help the students get engaged with activities, role-playing, and oral questioning for reflection on their experiences. I support and create positive conditions...
University Health System, Registered Nurse
2015 - Present
Galen College of Nursing, Nurse Educator
2015 - Present
Methodist Health System, Registered Nurse
2006 - 2015
Richards Healthcare/University Medical Center/Tucson Medical Center, Travel Nurse
2001 - 2006
I was a travel nurse in Texas and Arizona.
Norfolk General Hospital, Registered Nurse
2000 - 2001
Bon Secours Depaul Medical Center, Registered Nurse
1999 - 2001