February 2017’s Featured Member: Jamie Burchett

Jamie Burchett was born and raised in Ravenna, Ohio, and now resides in Barberton. She currently works at Akron Children’s Hospital, where she started as an intern in the summer of 2015, became a nurse tech in the fall of 2015 and then hired on as a Staff RN in the NICU prior to her graduating from Kent State University – Stark campus in May 2016.

When asked what advice she would pass along to new nurses entering the profession, Jamie said, “Get involved. Community and service are important, and professional nursing organizations, shared governance and advocacy are imperative to professional growth. The more involved we are, the more invested in our future we become.”

Get to know Jamie even more by adding her as a contact on ONAConnect!