Editor’s note: The following story is part of a series honoring local nurses during National Nurses Week. Read more here.
Wherever Halifax Health is shorthanded, MaryJo Redd is ready to roll up her sleeves.
A nurse in the Centralized Staffing Office, Redd bounces between the pediatrics, intensive care unit and medical/surgical wings of the main hospital in Daytona Beach or, occasionally, the branch in Port Orange.
Shifting responsibilities keeps her sharp in times in crisis, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic.