Jessica Hoekstra is a Licensed Practical Nurse with over 6 years of nursing experience in a variety of different healthcare settings. She has worked extensively in Pediatrics and Child and Family Psychiatry. She also has experience in General Surgery, Trauma, Long Term Care, and Rehabilitative Medicine. She uses her diverse skills to train her students in multi-tasking and flexibility. She also puts an emphasis on training her students on how to show empathy when working in the healthcare field, and the importance of embracing Patient and Family-Centered Care. Jessica has been a Health Care Instructor at Robertson College since Fall 2017.