Bridgette Smoot, RN, a Registered Nurse with Universal Health Corporation

Get to know Registered Nurse Bridgette Smoot, who serves patients in Roanoke, Virginia.

Bridgette is a registered nurse specializing in adult geriatrics and critical care. She is currently a part of the team of professionals at Universal Health Corporation in Roanoke, Virginia.

“Nursing homes and long-term care facilities trust the experienced professionals at Universal Health Corporation to help create a safer, more efficient medical facility. Since 2012, our goal has always been to help your patients receive the very best medical care. We understand the unique and difficult challenges nursing homes face, and our team is here to provide you with the support you need to succeed. With comprehensive solutions to lower readmissions, reduce the need for medication, and provide on-site treatment, we can help your nursing home reach its goals” as stated on their website.

Holding over two decades of experience, Bridgette graduated with her nursing degree from the Lynchburg General Hospital School of Nursing in 1999.

A Registered Nurse (RN) is a nurse who has graduated from a nursing program and met the requirements outlined by a country, state, province or similar licensing body to obtain a nursing license. RNs fulfill a variety of job duties. In addition to their primary role in treating and caring for patients, their responsibilities also include educating patients and the public about a variety of medical conditions, as well as providing emotional support and advice to the families of their patients. Other RN job functions include leadership, research, performing diagnostic tests and analyzing results, operating medical equipment, administering medications, recording patients’ symptoms and medical histories, and assisting with patient rehabilitation and follow-up.

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