Andrea Read, D.O., who serves as medical director for the Community Quality Alliance, a clinically integrated network affiliated with Northwest Health, has earned certification in health care quality and management from the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review.
Rachel Farrell, M.D., board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, recently joined Willow Creek Women’s Clinic at 4301 Great-house Springs Road, Suite 100 in Johnson. She received her medical education at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. She completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at University of Tennessee Medical School in Knoxville, Tenn.
Meghan Scholtens, a registered nurse for Washington Regional Medical Center’s inpatient wound ostomy, recently became wound care certified through the National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy. Nurses must meet certain eligibility requirements and pass a nationally administered exam to receive this designation. She earned a bachelor of science in nursing from William Jewell College in Liberty, Mo.
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