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Shrilekha Deshaies, MSN, CCRN, RN

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Shri Deshaies is a nurse educator with over 20 years of experience teaching in hospital, nursing school, and community settings. Most recently, Deshaies taught in Syracuse, New York, where she had the pleasure of teaching lab skills, tutoring students, and writing scripts for and performing in video demonstrations used for skills validations. Deshaies offers private tutoring to nurses preparing for school exams as well as the NCLEX exam. She has worked with dozens of students with an excellent pass-rate.


Deshaies' clinical area of expertise is critical care nursing and she is a certified critical care nurse. She has worked in various surgical ICUs throughout her career, including cardiovascular, trauma, and neurosurgery.


Deshaies's passion for health equity and reducing hospitalization has led her to practice nursing in the community as a home health nurse. This passion has also extended to her work with the homeless community, where she provides nurse advocacy, navigation, and education to unhoused men through the nonprofit organization Nurses Serving Our Neighbors, of which she is a founding member. Deshaies has also recently completed a course to become a faith community nurse.


Shri Deshaies is a paid member of the Red Ventures Education freelance review network.

Contributions

Blog
Going Back to School to Become a Registered Nurse
James Mielke
April 29, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Blog
6 Reasons to Pursue a Career in Nursing
Doug Wintemute
April 26, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Blog
Highest-Paying Nursing Careers
Staff Writers
April 20, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Blog
Common Courses You’ll Take for Your RN Degree
Staff Writers
November 5, 2021 • ~6 Min Read
Blog
7 High-Paying Career Change Options For Nurses
Bethanny Parker
November 5, 2021 • ~6 Min Read
Resource
RN License Requirements by State
Doug Wintemute
November 5, 2021 • ~6 Min Read
Resource
What to Know About Being an LPN
Staff Writers
November 4, 2021 • ~2 Min Read
Ranking
Guide to Online Nursing Programs
Bethanny Parker
October 19, 2021 • ~6 Min Read
Resource
How to Become a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)
Kasia Kovacs
October 18, 2021 • ~6 Min Read
Ranking
Most Affordable RN-to-BSN Programs of 2021
Kasia Kovacs
October 13, 2021 • ~6 Min Read
Resource
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Salary Guide
Bethanny Parker
October 12, 2021 • ~6 Min Read
Resource
Understanding Sexual Assault on College Campuses
Staff Writers
September 10, 2021 • ~6 Min Read