Kurt E. Brehm, RN, a Registered Nurse with Providence Alaska Medical Center

Get to know Registered Nurse Kurt E. Brehm who serves patients in Anchorage, Alaska.

Kurt, an established registered nurse, works within the neonatal intensive care unit at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. 

The state’s largest hospital and a nationally recognized adult and pediatric trauma center, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. The mission of the hospital states: “As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.”

Before embarking on his journey as a nursing professional, Kurt obtained his nursing degree from The University of Alaska in 2010. That same year, he was honored with The DAISY Award, which is an international program that recognizes and celebrates the extraordinary clinical skill and compassionate care given by nurses everyday.

Nowadays, in order to stay up to date in his field, he remains a member of the Alaska Nurses Association, which is a non-profit organization that serves as the voice of nursing in Alaska.

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.

Learn More About Kurt E. Brehm:

Through his online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4146068/info/ 

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