Get to know Licensed Practical Nurse Jessica M. Fordham, who serves patients in New Jersey.
Jessica is a licensed practical nurse (LPN) who is currently serving patients at Bayada Home Health Care. Since 1975, BAYADA has been at the forefront of the home health care movement – working to give individuals greater access to high-quality care that helps them live safely at home. This, in turn, has led BAYADA to become a trusted leader in providing clinical care and support services at home.
Jessica specializes in several areas in the field of nursing, including home care. Home care is a speciality that involves providing care to patients in the comfort of their own homes.
When asked why she chose a career in nursing, Jessica answered that she always knew she wanted to work in a field where she could make a difference in people’s lives.
Jessica received her nursing degree from the Salem Community College in 1976.
As an assistant to physicians and registered nurses (RNs), a licensed practical nurse (LPN) takes care of basic duties (taking vital signs, collecting samples, administering medication, etc.) in settings such as hospitals, nursing homes, and long-term care facilities. Also known as a licensed vocational nurse (LVN), the role is critical to providing patients with the quality care they need.
In her spare time, Jessica enjoys gardening, reading, crocheting, taking on small home projects, as well as caring for stray animals.
Learn More about Jessica M. Fordham:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4143574/info/