Get to know Registered Nurse, Cynthia D. Patterson, who serves patients within Angels of Care Pediatric Home Health.
Specialty: Pediatric and Home Health
High School: Permian High School
Nursing Degree: Midland College
Education: Cynthia graduated from Permian High School in Odessa, Texas in 1987. She then continued her education by going to Odessa College & Midland College and graduating with her Associates in Nursing in 2009.
Current Position: Cynthia is currently working as a Registered Nurse with Angels of Care Pediatric Home Health. Her main focus in her position are children with special needs, majority of the children she works with are nonverbal, seizures, feeding buttons, colostomies, trach or vent. She has nearly a decade worth of experience in her field.
Registered Nurse: The main role of a registered nurse is to assist physicians in providing treatment to patients suffering from various medical conditions. While their primary responsibilities will involve caring for patients, their specific job duties will vary depending on your employer and specialization. Cynthia’s specializations are Pediatrics, Rehabilitation, Medical Surgery, Telemetry, and Cardiovascular, so her job role will be assisting physicians in those specific medical situations. While a majority of registered nurses work at hospitals they are not limited to that setting, they can also work in clinics, schools, assisted living facilities, homes, schools and more. They must also stay up-to-date with new tools and technology to help provide the best care to patients and families, and the best support to doctors and other healthcare professionals. Registered nurses must possess excellent communication, emotional intelligence, teamwork, problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.
Personal: Cynthia attributes her professional success to having a great support team, mentors, a love of learning and helping patients live a healthier life. When she’s not working she enjoys reading, spending time with dogs, going to the park, and doing crafts.
Learn More about Cynthia D. Patterson:
Her online profile, http://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4141824/info/
She can be reached through the Angels of Care Pediatric Home Health site www.angelsofcare.com/ or contacted at (855) 45-ANGEL, and is located in Odessa, Texas.