meeting education needs of communityHeather Shelby RN, Education Coordinator, is the newest member of the SENIORSpirit team at Northwest Florida Community Hospital.She
has an extensive background in community outreach, program development and coordinating events. A nurse for ten years, she has worked several capacities as a nurse and nurse coordinator.Her favorite thing about being a nurse is the opportunity to educate patients, whether it is a complication with diabetes or simply chicken pox.
"The knowledge that a nurse can arm a patient with is invaluable.The more a patient knows about his
condition the better they are at understanding their options", says Shelby
.From newborn babies to home health, she
understands the various educational needs of her
community and plugs in programs that meet those needs.You can reach Heather Shelby at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley, 1360 Brickyard Road, or call (850) 638-1610, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org