Patty O, RN

Recent Graduate and Registered Nurse

Patty O, RN

FIGS: Where are you from originally?

A. I was born in the Philippines and immigrated to the US at 5 years old.

FIGS: Why did you choose your specific vocation?

A. It’s a privilege being a part of a patient's family's life in their most vulnerable time. No amount of money or show could accurately quantify or depict the feeling.

FIGS: What is one thing you love about your specific field that you wouldn’t experience elsewhere?

A. Witnessing the outrageous foreign bodies that appear on an X-ray film, and better yet, hearing the stories/denials of how they got there.

FIGS: What's the most important characteristic of a person working in healthcare?

A. Meticulous

FIGS: Describe yourself at work in three words:

A. Passionate. Diligent. Adaptable.

FIGS: Describe yourself outside of work in three words:

A. Driven. Well-rounded. Athletic.

FIGS: What is your biggest fear?

A. Inadequacy

FIGS: What is your idea of perfect happiness?

A. Having the career I love then coming home to a beautiful family.

FIGS: Which words or phrases do you overuse?

A. “Literally.” “I can’t even.” “I’m so done.”

FIGS: Which profession, other than your own, would you like to have?

A. I dreamt of either being an English/History teacher. I love writing!

FIGS: Which living person do you most admire?

A. Michelle Obama

FIGS: What do you take for granted?

A. Time.

FIGS: What is your favorite quality in others?

A. Authenticity

FIGS: What is the quality you most like in yourself?

A. Resilience

FIGS: Who in history do you most identify with?

A. All the people who have ever faced failure and rose above it.

FIGS: Describe FIGS in four words:

A. Chic. Modern. Professional. Effortless

FIGS: I love my FIGS because:

A. Like an amazing outfit, FIGS makes me look forward to going to work.

FIGS: I can’t survive a day without

A. Accomplishing at least one goal.

FIGS: What is your coffee/starbucks order?

A. Green tea latte + almond milk + 1 scoop of matcha + 3 pumps of sugar free vanilla

FIGS: What is your personal mantra?

A. She believed she could, so she did.

Her top FIGS picks

navy catarina - one-pocket scrub top navy kade - cargo scrub pants white super soft - longsleeve underscrub

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