Posts Tagged: nursing

Spotlight on General Medicine Nurses

A former ballet dancer and mother of three boys, Jennifer Himes-Smith certainly knows how to stay on her toes. Jennifer graduated from UPMC St. Margaret’s School of Nursing in 2014 and is currently a Professional Staff Nurse on the 10E/W Acuity Adaptable Medical Unit at UPMC Montefiore. Though you may not see her doing pirouettes… Read more »

The Value of a Preceptor

My preceptor, Elizabeth Parker, is nothing short of an amazing nurse. For starters, Elizabeth is the type of nurse I aspire to be someday. She is the kind of nurse a patient can laugh with, yet trust wholeheartedly because she is very knowledgeable on what seems to be every topic. On the rare occasion in… Read more »