Clinician Meet, Career Advice for Clinicians with Latrice Markison
We are pleased to feature Latrice Markison, working with DirectShifts as a Nurse Practitioner with experience in healthcare under her belt. She is an expert in working with different types of staff members and patients, including those with chronic illnesses. We asked her to share some of her achievements, experiences, and challenges faced as a nurse practitioner with our readers. This will be a source of learning and excellent career advice to all new and aspiring nurse practitioners and healthcare professionals in 2022.
What do you love about working as a Nurse Practitioner?
I enjoy working in health care because of the opportunity to help others. I believe that holistic care is essential to improving outcomes and that health care has a responsibility to provide patient-centered care.
What career advice will you give to the new and aspiring clinicians in your field?
Tips for a successful nursing career by Latrice:
I would advise anyone new to health care to try to gain a variety of experiences. Not only does gaining a wide range of experience offer an increased range of future opportunities, but it is also helpful in determining likes and dislikes, which will hopefully ensure landing a role that is enjoyed.
What was the best part of being associated with DirectShifts?
DirectShifts has been a wonderful resource to locate job opportunities. The staff is very responsive, especially Priyanka Agarwal, who not only assisted in locating a position and onboarding but is also an excellent support who routinely offers updates and ensures that any role meets the agreed terms and expectations.
Closing message to your readers
I feel that we all benefit from a healthier society, and I am grateful to have a role that allows me to positively impact change.