Cassy Weeks, MBA, RN
Primary Children's Hospital, Intermountain Healthcare
Cassy Weeks has been a nurse for 38 years. She is the Nursing Director of the Children's Surgical Unit at Primary Children's Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. She is involved in pain management and partnering with parents/staff to reduce pain & provide comfort measures to patients throughout the inpatient units. She is the hospital chair of the Pain Focus Team working closely with RNs, Physicians and Childlife Staff throughout the hospital to develop innovative approaches to reduce pain and anxiety during procedures. She has been involved with partnering with the Innovations Department at Intermountain Heathcare to trial new processes to eliminate pain during blood draws. She received her BSN from the University of Utah and a Master's in Business from the University of Phoenix.
Tuesday, September 18
11:15 AM – 11:45 AM