Nurse Practitioner

What is a Nurse Practitioner?

  • A top-notch healthcare provider that focuses on the whole person when treating specific healthcare problems.

  • A highly educated healthcare professional with advanced clinical training beyond their initial professional registered nurse preparation.

  • An educator and counselor that takes extra time to explain every aspect of a patient’s health to them, their families, and their loved ones.

  • A caregiver who delivers a unique blend of nursing and individualized medical care.

  • A patient assistant who helps patients make better lifestyle and healthcare decisions.

  • A manager of acute, episodic, and chronic illness, as well as preventative care.

  • A partner in health that assesses patients, orders, and interprets diagnostic tests, diagnoses, and initiates treatment plans including prescribing medications.

See Dr. Keady's statement on Nurse Practitioners!