Nurse Practitioner Nonye Aghanya, APN-C Provides Care for communities in the Virginia Area

Get to know Nurse Practitioner Nonye Aghanya, who attends to patients within the Retail clinic setting.

Nonye Aghanya works as a Family nurse practitioner within the retail clinic setting Minute Clinic, a role she currently holds for over 11 years. She previously co-owned a private medical clinic for 7 years. She obtained a Master of Science degree from Pace University, New York and had worked in various outpatient/inpatient/homecare settings in New York and New Jersey before joining the retail clinic setting.

She holds over three decades of experience in the healthcare field and is aFellow of the American College of Healthcare Trustees

Additionally, Nonye is a 2x’s author of “Simple Tips to Developing a Productive Clinician-Patient Relationship” and “Principles For Overcoming Communication Anxiety and Improving Trust”.

She also published an educational online school, Communication Academy featuring courses on implementing the best interaction styles for improving the soft skill of communication between healthcare providers and patients for better trust development. Course modules are undergoing accreditation process for offering continuing medical education credits to physicians, nurse practitioners, and nurses.

Nonye graduated as a Registered Nurse from Long Island College Hospital School of Nursing, and a Bachelor of Science from the University of Nigeria Nsukka. Furthering her education, she earned a Master of Science degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Pace University, as well as her certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

To stay up to date Nonye remains a professional member of the American Nurses Association. The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the premier organization representing the interests of the nation’s 4 million registered nurses. ANA is at the forefront of improving the quality of health care for all.

Nonye chose a career in nursing as she always wanted to help people. When not working, she enjoys writing, biking, and playing tennis.

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