Hello, my name is Deanna and I am the ED Nurse Manager. I am originally from Washington state and have been a nurse for eight years with a passion for pediatric and emergency nursing. J.R.R. Tolkien’s quote, “Not all those who wander are lost” resonates with many Registered Nurses, myself included. Thankfully, nursing is a…… Continue reading Work and Play in Nome Alaska: Deanna Jackson, Emergency Department Nurse Manager
Greetings from Nome Alaska! I’m Karen Walls, the Chief Nursing Officer here at Norton Sound. I came to NSHC in January of 2013 as a travel nurse in the ED. My husband and I have both been with the hospital as permanent staff members since August 2013.
We created this blog to share what it’s like to be a nurse in the Norton Sound region. You can read more about our corporation by visiting the NSHC website, but our aim is to show you some of the perks of living and working in northwest Alaska, specifically as a nurse.