Posts Tagged ‘nurse practitioner’

Mallory Burroughs, CNP, FNP-BC, MSN, RN Joins Southwest Family Physicians

Mallory Burroughs aspired to be a nurse practitioner early on when she began working in the healthcare field as a patient care assistant in 2008. It was clear that helping and caring for others came natural to her and she began her journey to achieve this goal. Mallory graduated from Cuyahoga Community College in 2011 […]


And Baby Makes Three…

My name is Amanda Hoose and I am a Nurse Practitioner here at Southwest Family Physicians.  Being granted the privilege to join this great group of medical professionals was one of the most exciting events to happen to me.  At the time it was second only to my upcoming wedding and all of the excitement […]


Jennifer Frost CNP, MSN, RN, CCRN Joins Southwest Family Physicians

Jennifer Frost is native to the Southwest area as she attended Midpark High School. After graduating from Bowling Green State University in 1987, Jennifer worked in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) for 26 years in roles surrounding direct patient care, teacher, and leadership. In 2011, Jennifer was presented the Florence Nightingale Award at Southwest General […]


What is a Nurse Practitioner?

A nurse practitioner (NP) is an advanced practice registered nurse who has completed graduate-level education. Nurse practitioners treat both physical and mental conditions through comprehensive history taking, physical exams, and ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests. NPs can then diagnose the disease and provide appropriate treatment for the patients, including prescribing medications. Family nurse practitioners can […]