Amanda R. Richardson, RN, Northeast Michigan Community Mental Health Authority

(ProNewsReport Editorial): – New York City, New York July 30, 2021 ( – Amanda is a registered nurse specializing in mental health care. Currently, she works as a nurse case manager at the Northeast Michigan Community Mental Health Authority in Alpena, Michigan.

The Northeast Michigan Community Mental Health Authority is an organization founded in the late 1960s, designed to meet the needs of the citizens of Alcona, Alpena, Montmorency and Presque Isle counties. Although originally developed to provide outpatient services, the agency has grown to meet the varied needs of its citizens with multiple programs, support services, treatments and evidence-based practices.

The priority population of those eligible for services includes those who may have a severe and persistent mental illness, children with severe emotional disorders, those who may have intellectual / developmental disabilities, and those who may have a mental health disorder. substance use that is co-occurring with mental illness.

After graduating from high school from Alpena High School in 2016, Amanda graduated as a nurse from Alpena Community College in 2019.

From 2012 to summer 2019, she volunteered at various nursing homes in her area. She loved to visit residents and bring joy to their day.

Attributing her success to the mentors she has worked with, from whom she has learned so much, Amanda is a member of the American Nurses Association. She also holds a certificate in Basic Life Support (BLS – not intended for postnominal use).

A registered nurse (RN) is a nurse who has graduated from a nursing program and has met the requirements set out by a country, state, province, or similar regulatory body to obtain a nursing license. Registered nurses perform a variety of tasks. In addition to their primary role in the treatment and care of patients, their responsibilities also include educating patients and the public about a variety of medical conditions, as well as providing emotional support and counseling to the families of their patients. Other RN duties include leadership, research, performing diagnostic tests and analyzing results, operating medical equipment, administering medication, recording symptoms and medical history. of patients and help with rehabilitation and patient follow-up.

RN case managers are registered nurses responsible for evaluating and implementing health care plans for individual patients. They care about providing effective and efficient medical care while keeping treatment costs under control. An RN case manager also acts as a liaison between patients, their families, physicians and health care providers.

Happily married, Amanda enjoys gardening and can harvest in her garden. She is very active outdoors and enjoys kayaking during the summer months. She enjoys listening to country music and her favorite artist is Waylon Jennings. His favorite movie is Miracle Run.

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