Get to know Advanced Practice Registered Nurse & Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, Presley Phillips, who serves patients in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Presley is an advanced practice registered nurse & a certified family nurse practitioner. She works at Integrated Care Professionals in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Integrated Care Professionals partners with post-acute and long-term care facilities to provide full-time nurse practitioners that deliver on-demand access to residents. The nurse practitioners work alongside administration to ensure achievement of quality measures and excellence in patient care. All at no cost to the facility.
At the start of her academic career, Presley graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith in 2013. She then went on to earn her Master of Science in Nursing degree (Family Practice Nursing Program) from Chamberlain University College of Nursing in 2020.
Serving as an active member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, she holds certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Basic Life Support (BLS – not intended for postnominal use), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
An Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) is a nurse who has obtained at least a master’s degree in nursing. APRNs may work across various healthcare settings, including hospitals, ambulatory clinics or long-term care facilities. They provide medical support and preventative care to patients, along with additional responsibilities of coordinating patient care and using specialized knowledge to manage complex patient conditions. APRNs can diagnose and treat as well as order and interpret tests and prescribe medications.
A Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C) holds certification and provides continuing and comprehensive healthcare for the individual and family across all ages, genders, diseases, and body systems. FNPs maintain patient records, perform physical exams, order or perform diagnostic tests, prescribe medications, develop treatment plans, as well as treat acute and chronic illnesses, conditions, and injuries that fall under primary care.
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