Two New Nurse Practitioners Seeing Patients in Niles
Jul 12, 2016
(NILES) – Lakeland Health recently welcomed Amanda Mills, FNP, and Joan Madsen, NP, to its medical staff. Mills and Madsen are caring for pediatric and Walk-In Clinic patients at Southwestern Medical Clinic in Niles. With the addition of these two providers, the clinic is able to add six additional days for pediatric patients to be seen.
In 2015, Mills earned a Master of Science in Nursing degree at Graceland University, located in Independence, Missouri. Her passion is preventative medicine and she believes in actively screening for diseases and working toward disease prevention. For the last 15 years, Mills has worked as a registered nurse at Lakeland Health caring for patients at Lakeland Hospital, Niles; Lakeland Family Medicine, Niles; and most recently at the Heart Center at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph.
Madsen earned a Master of Science in Nursing degree from Indiana Wesleyan University, located in Marion, Indiana. Before relocating to southwest Michigan, she worked as a nurse practitioner at Memorial Hospital of South Bend, where she served as the Trauma Care Coordinator. Her medical interests include childhood obesity, asthma, and diabetes care. Madsen looks forward to caring for children and supporting their families, as they navigate their way through the various stages of development.
Patients can visit www.swmc.org for more information or call (269) 687-0200 to make an appointment.