Registered Nurse Frances Briggs, RN Provided Care for the St. Joseph, Missouri Area

Get to know Registered Nurse Frances Briggs, who is currently retired.

Retired Nurse, Frances Briggs, previously practiced with Parkway Medical Center where she held expertise in general practice. Parkway Medical Center’s goal is to provide unparalleled care, using a team-like approach to empower employees, while meeting the needs of the respective communities, physicians, hospitals and other health care providers. As a team, they will move forward in striving to meet the needs of all customers in an environment dictating honest, open, and respectful communication to all people.

Their rehab unit provides quality long term care and short term care for individuals with complex medical illnesses. Their rehab unit is designed to meet the needs of the residents with the primary diagnosis of complex medical or skilled medical needs with an ancillary diagnosis of mental illness.

Frances graduated with her Nursing Degree from Independence Regional Health Center in 1972, giving her over four decades of experience in her field. She attributes the professional success she has had to her empathy, taking her time with patients, and working with doctors with these same beliefs.

The main role of a registered nurse is to assist physicians in providing treatment to patients suffering from various medical conditions. 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.

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