Brian Paonessa has made it his life’s mission to get nurses the recognition they deserve as the new American Heroes. Based in Mountain View Hospital in Las Vegas, Brian decided to create Fit, Functional Nurses (FFN), which is dedicated to giving back to those who dedicate their lives to others before themselves. Paonessa hopes a little recognition, appreciation, and experiences outside the workplace will help balance the ever-growing number of burnt-out nurses physically, spiritually, and mentally.

In this exclusive interview, Paonessa talks about the current state of hospitals with the rise of COVID’s Delta variant, being healthy inside and out and why something like FFN is of vital importance in today’s world.

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