In the wake of Hurricanes’ Harvey and Irma’s devastation, thousands of nurses and healthcare workers on the Texas Gulf Coast, Houston, South Florida and the Western Coast of Florida and surrounding areas have been severely impacted. Countless health professionals continued to work day after day without knowing their own personal fate. Many have lost their homes and a significant portion of their livelihoods. As many nurses, first responders and frontline staff nationally attempt to recover, we have to keep the healthcare community in our thoughts and prayers.
Operation: Nurses Helping Nurses, Inc. and Motivello Nurse Staffing have teamed up to provide support for these healthcare communities. The number one goal of this campaign is to meet the immediate needs of the professional and their family as well as minimize compassion fatigue. This campaign is meant to show the world that despite numerous disasters occurring in a short time span, nurses (and healthcare professionals) stand up to protect each other and those around us. We will show the world that we stand behind our neighboring healthcare family. Although we are strong, these disasters are large scale and we will need your help. Now we ask that you help us help them through sponsorship of Random Acts of Kindness, contribution/donations to those most in need and help identify those healthcare professionals severely impacted.
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Devyn Denton, RN an Oklahoma City nurse and past member of the board of directors of the Oklahoma Nurses Association, American Nurses Association and National Student Nurses Association founded “Operation: Nurses Helping Nurses, Inc. after witnessing the impact and effects of a tornado in May…” of 2013 that devastated Moore OK. For Devyn, Responding at a moment’s notice to manmade and natural disasters is more than the right choice, it’s the only choice. Devyn’s compassion stems from a deep understanding of how crucial yet exhausting the work of nurse and first responders. She has dedicated her life and mission to protect those sworn to protect others health from compassion fatigue which is a major factor of attrition among first responders.
Tory Neal, RN Paramedic and Advanced Procurement and Transplant Coordinator, is the founder of Motivello Nurse Staffing, a TN based corporation. He has spent 22 yrs in public service both in healthcare and volunteer fire service. Starting his career in Emergency Services, he realized that although emergency services is essential and necessary to disaster response its affects can be seen during as well as weeks and months later. His current mission is to ensure that nurses and healthcare professional have proper work life balance so that the effects of stress are minimized thereby improving retention of the healthcare workforce.
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