NEWS | November 6, 2020

Year of the Nurse blog, Joleen Lonigan: ‘Giving voice to patients, as well as nurses within our organization’

Joleen Lonigan

As a hiring manager for many years, UC Davis Health’s Joleen Lonigan has played a leading role in shaping the vital workforce of nurses at UC Davis Medical Center.

That legacy continues to grow, as she is proud and excited to support and mentor those nurses in their career development – and help guide the direction of the profession as a whole.

Hear Joleen talk about how she continues to advocate for nurses, in her own words.

In celebration of Florence Nightingale's 200th birthday, 2020 is the Year of the Nurse. Beginning on National Nurses Week (May 6-12) and continuing throughout the year, a special blog will feature the stories, memories and motivations of UC Davis Health nurses.

Hear their words, and get to know why and how they invest such heart, passion, expertise and commitment in their life-changing work.