Pat has spent 35 years in the nursing profession, concentrated mostly in the acute care hospital setting as a critical care nurse. Early on in her career she also practiced in the medical-surgical and operating room areas. She has also worked for nursing agencies and hospital float pools, rotating through other areas such as PACU and ECU. Her non-acute care setting experience includes blood donation phlebotomy with Keystone Community Blood Bank. Pat was also previously certified as an acute care nurse practitioner, working within a cardiology practice. She is an advocate for the prevention of diabetes.
Areas of Expertise
Nursing wisdom mentor
National Nursing Honor Society
American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)
America Nurses Association (ANA)
Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA)