Get to know Registered Nurse Joy K. Darkes, who serves patients within The King’s Academy.
Joy’s nursing career began in 1970 when she earned her Nursing Degree from Reading Hospital. Furthering her education, she attended Kutztown University in 1990 where she obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. She is a Certified School Nurse as well as an inductee of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
With over four decades of experience in her field, Joy’s expertise is in school and pediatric nursing. She is a Certified School Nurse as well as an inductee of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. After graduating with her Nursing Degree she began working for The King’s Academy in Mohrsville, Pennsylvania.
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. While a majority of registered nurses work at hospitals they are not limited to that setting, they can also work in 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.
When she is not treating patients, Joy enjoys swimming.
Learn More about Joy K. Darkes:
Her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4133323/info/
She can be reached through the The King’s Academy site: https://www.tka.net/ or contacted at (561) 686-4244, and is located in Mohrsville, Pennsylvania.