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Hello, My name is Brittney Ochs I am a current DNP student at University of San Diego and I will graduate to be a certified Family Nurse Practitioner and a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. I have clinical interest in Family and Pediatric medicine, as well as dermatology and orthopedics. I want to strive to serve my community in anyway it needs me. I obtained my bachelors of nursing at National University and became a licensed registered nurse in 2012. I served with the Navy from 2013 till 2017, where I worked on multiple different in-patient floors. I assumed the charge nurse role, and trained many new nurses and corpsman on these different services, and was the Neonatal Resuscitation Program regional trainer at my last duty station.
Research/Clinical Practice Area: Jonas Veterans Healthcare Scholar – Rehabilitation
Dissertation: Implementing an enhanced recovery after surgery protocol, with a goal of reduced opioid use in the OR, post-operative phase, and discharge medication. I will be leading the final phase and following up with the patients once they have been home for a specified amount of time, to see how their pain was managed, their current pain level, and if there was additional needed interventions for pain.