Before becoming a nurse, Shannon worked as a nursing assistant caring for patients at their bedside, advocating for their needs, and ensuring they feel secure and comfortable during some of the most difficult moments of their life. In 2018, she graduated Magna Cum Laude with Gerontological Honors from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) with her Bachelors of Science in Nursing.
Shannon began her nursing career in OHSU’s Cardiovascular ICU where she recovered critically ill patients from a variety of procedures & surgeries including; open heart surgery, mandibulectomy/maxillectomy & reconstructions, c-sections, nephrectomies, coronary angioplasty, and more. During her time in the ICU Shannon earned her certification as a critical care registered nurse (CCRN) which denotes nursing excellence and is associated with better patient outcomes.
In addition to managing Luxe Concierge Nursing and providing concierge nursing care, Shannon currently works in a fast-paced, Level I trauma emergency department where she enjoys caring for a wide variety of injuries and illnesses. Shannon’s personal experience as a patient, combined with her critical thinking, attention to detail, and expertise in recovering surgical patients makes Luxe Concierge Nursing a trusted and exceptional choice for all of your perioperative needs.