Jessica Cagwin, BS, RN, CCM, Director of Nursing
How long have you been a nurse?
I have been a nurse for 9 years. I started my career in finance and HR and returned to nursing school to pursue a career that balances my love of science and my desire to truly help people. I have been fortunate to work in many areas of healthcare – from critical care, neuro and vascular interventional radiology, as well as a case management and now home health care.
What expertise and experience do you bring to BrightStar Care?
I bring a diverse background in many different areas of health care, as well a commitment to support and enable individuals to achieve their best quality of life.
What part of your job are you most passionate about?
I am excited to encourage the on-going training and development of our staff to enable them to provide the highest level of care to our clients and families.
What are three unique strengths you bring to BrightStar Care?
1. I am proud of my ability to connect and empathize with many different people; allowing me to truly understand each person’s wants, needs and primary goals.
2. My diverse clinical and professional background has provided me a strong understanding of many different conditions and diagnoses; as well as the knowledge to navigate many different areas of healthcare.
3. I am committed to on-going education and professional development – both for myself and our BrightStar staff.