Derrice Gordon,Vice President and Co-Founder of Ready to Pass Inc., is a master’s prepared RN with many years of clinical experience. Ms. Gordon began her nursing career in a high school LPN program. She then received her BSN from SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University and her master’s from the same university. She has been a Nurse since 1985.
Ms. Gordon prides herself in the provision of high-quality care to her clients and places equal importance on teaching students to become professional and proficient entry-level nurses in the healthcare continuum. Mrs. Gordon served as Assistant Head Nurse on a busy medical-surgical unit for eight years. Through her entrepreneurial spirit, she seized an opportunity to engage in the training and enhancement of the nursing student in preparation for passing the NCLEX® examination in order to not only to help the student pass the exam on their first attempt, but also to help failing schools increase their initial pass rates to remain viable businesses. She is also a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Since the inception of her company, which she co-owns, she has been responsible for salvaging several nursing schools in various states from closing and is directly responsible for over 10,000 students passing the NCLEX® exam. Mrs. Gordon is also a Founder and the Director of Nursing at Transitions Career Institute School of Nursing in Flushing, Queens.