Kristen Anderson Comprehensive Cancer

Advanced Practice Provider

Kristen Anderson, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Kristen Anderson, MSN, APRN, FNP-C is part of Comprehensive Cancer’s team of advanced practice provider that helps coordinate world-class patient treatment in a supportive and caring environment.

EDUCATION
Kristen Anderson, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, attended Purdue University Northwest, receiving a Bachelor of Science in nursing. She completed a Master of Science in nursing, with a focus on family nursing at University of South Alabama.

EXPERIENCE
Kristen is a nurse practitioner at the Lung Center of Nevada, a division of Comprehensive Cancer Centers dedicated to serving patients with various pulmonary diseases and sleep disorders. She is currently certified in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) as well as CPR from the American Heart Association.

Kristen is passionate about volunteer efforts and giving back to the community. She has aided in events such as Shop-With-A-Cop through City of North Las Vegas Police Department and has volunteered for several 5K runs through the American Red Cross.

Prior to joining Comprehensive, she served as a critical care nurse in the intensive care unit and as a registered nurse in the Telemetry Care Service department at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center. Her clinical experience includes positions with Nevada Family Care & Wellness, VIPediatrics and Women’s Health Associates of Southern Nevada.

PERSONAL
Kristen was born and raised in Las Vegas. In her free time, she enjoys baking, water sports and snowboarding. What she loves most is spending time with her husband, daughter and yellow lab, especially when they go to the park or on walks together.

PATIENT PHILOSOPHY
I believe in treating patients as if they were a member of my own family. I strive to form trusting relationships with my patients and to always treat them with dignity and respect. I hope to make a positive impact and difference in my patients’ lives while delivering the safest care possible.

CERTIFICATIONS
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Advance Practice Registered Nurse
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
Family Nurse Practitioner

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

Treatment Centers
Lung Center of Nevada

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