Erin McKeever, RN
Job: Specialty Coordinator, Ortho/Neuro/Podiatry
Hospital: Kent Hospital
Care New England Family Member Since: 2008
Erin is a person of few words that believes in teamwork, accountability and knowledge, which is probably helpful -- and valued -- in her fast-paced work environment. To honor her ability to communicate with less, we'll just let you read on.
How is Care New England advancing health care in Rhode Island?
With the area's high elderly population, we've been designated a ="">NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) organization. We've introduced new technology in surgical services, robotic surgery and orthopedics.
How do the ACT values of accountability, caring and teamwork come to live in your department?
Our team at the ambulatory surgical center will help out anybody from discharging patients to [teaching] fellow staff members how to use equipment.
Why should someone consider working at Care New England?
[Kent is] a small community hospital willing to teach.