Ruth A. Stanley, RN, MSN, NP-C, a former staff nurse at Trinity Health Mohall Clinic, completed all of the study and training necessary to advance as a board certified nurse practitioner at the clinic. She provides primary care services to people of all ages, including diagnosis and treatment of illnesses and injuries, prescribing medications, writing orders for medical studies, managing chronic diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure, and educating patients on self-care skills and lifestyle changes to prevent disease. A 1986 graduate of the Trinity School of Nursing, Ruth earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from the University of Phoenix and completed her Master’s in Nursing Practice from Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Your first resource for healthcare, primary care is a medical specialty that provides comprehensive care, including disease prevention and screenings, diagnosis and treatment of many types of illness, lifestyle counseling and coordination with other healthcare specialties.