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Nursing

A department of Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center

Joseph Garland, BSN, RN-PCCN

Interim Director - 2 South & Telemetry, Manager - 2 East

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Summary

  • Employed at Sarah Bush Lincoln since 2017
  • Collaboratively work with the multidisciplinary team to ensure adequate, safe, and appropriate care is rendered to each and every patient. Coach and educate employees to standards set forth by the organization.
  • LEAP Project (in progress) – Create an up-to-date and less manual process to identify and protect ZYMO (confidential) patients and ensure their privacy is maintained across all facets of the organization from arrival to departure.

Education

  • Masters - Purdue University Global: MSN-AGACNP (Pending)
  • Bachelors - Lakeview College of Nursing: BSN

Certifications

  • Progressive Care Certified Nurse, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, 2019

Professional Nursing Organization Memberships

  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
  • American Nurses Association

Committees

  • CAUTI Team Lead
  • Code Blue Committee
  • CDI Committee
  • Fall Team Committee
  • Skin Committee

Contact Information

Sarah Bush Lincoln
1000 Health Center Drive
Mattoon, IL 61938
jgarland@sblhs.org