Speaking topic: Medical Insights of Alternative Industry
Rebecca is the Founder and President of Acute on Chronic. At Acute on Chronic, we believe in educated guidance to cannabis, alternative therapies, supplemental treatments, and support navigating a complex health system. We are here to provide clarity to cannabis and healthcare because we believe that access to treatment, evidence-based practice, healthcare equity, and defense of patient's rights are vital to your health and well-being. Rebecca is a registered nurse with 15 years of experience in emergency medicine, critical care, heart failure, surgical services, and case management. She received her BSN, RN with a minor in Biology from Saint Xavier University and was also board certified in critical care (CCRN) from The American Association of Critical Care Nursing. Awarded a continuing education scholarship from National Nurses United to Rutgers University's Women's Global Health Leadership Certificate program and is a recipient of the Illinois Nurses Association 40 under 40 Leaders in Nursing Award. Rebecca also possess a certificate in Cannabis Nursing through the American Cannabis Nurses Association. From a single assessment to ongoing support, we are ready to support you with all your cannabis questions as you investigate and become comfortable with this alternative care. We can also help you navigate the confusing and complex world of medical care—from understanding medical language around procedures to exploring long term care options—we have a range of levels of support available.