Barnesville Hospital is pleased to announce the addition of Elizabeth Atkinson, Nurse Practitioner, to the Belmont Professional Associates Internal Medicine Practice located in the Barnesville Medical Center. Elizabeth will be accepting new patients in addition to assisting with the medical needs of the patients of Dr. Robert K. Montazemi.
“Elizabeth is a tremendous addition to Belmont Professional Associates. The pace of medicine is constantly changing and we are relying on the expertise and experience of nurse practitioners to provide quality health care for our patients,” said Sarah Davis, RN, BSN, Group Practice Manager, Belmont Professional Associates. “Elizabeth has a vast amount of experience and has worked in a variety of settings including emergency departments, home care and clinical practice.”
Nurse practitioners are advanced practice registered nurses who are educated and trained to provide the diagnosis and treatment of acute illness and chronic condition. Nurse practitioners are qualified to diagnose medical problems, order treatments, perform advanced procedures, prescribe medications, and make referrals for a wide range of acute and chronic medical conditions within their scope of practice.
“I am pleased to be joining Belmont Professional Associates.” said Atkinson, who is a Barnesville native. “Being part of a practice gives me an opportunity to really get to know my patients and allows me to make a positive impact on their health.”
Elizabeth is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Allied Medicine where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science (Respiratory Therapy). She then received a Masters of Science as part of the Family Nurse Practitioner track.
To schedule an appointment with Elizabeth Atkinson in her Barnesville office, please call 740-425-5150. She is accepting new adult patients to her practice. If you would like to learn more about Belmont Professional Associates, visit us on Facebook or call 740-425-5222.
Photo: Elizabeth Atkinson, Nurse Practitioner, Belmont Professional Associates