OnCall Providers

Krstina Crocker

Kristina Crocker MSN, CRRN, FNP-BC
As a board-certified family nurse practitioner, Kris has a background in treating various types of patients. Her recent focus as a nurse practitioner has been in family medicine, treating acute and chronic illnesses. She received a bachelor's degree from Austin Peay State University and her master's in nursing from Tennessee State University. 

Education

  • Austin Peay State University, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Tennessee State University, Master of Science in Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Board Certified Advanced Practice Nurse
  • Tennessee State Registered Nurse
  • Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse
  • ACLS Provider
  • BLS Healthcare Provider

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Nakeisha Micheaux, MSN, FNP-BC
As a board-certified family nurse practitioner, Nakeisha has extensive experience treating a variety of patients in primary care and family medicine as well as acute care within the Vanderbilt Emergency Department. Nakeisha received her bachelor's and master's degrees from Tennessee State University. 

Education

  • Tennessee State University, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Tennessee State University, Master of Science in Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Tennessee State Registered Nurse
  • Tennessee State Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • BLS, ACLS, PALS certified
  • Middle Tennessee Advanced Practice Nurses Certified Medical Examiner
  • Certified Occupational Hearing Conservationist

Alyssa Miller

Alyssa Miller, AGPCNP-BC, MSN, APRN
Alyssa Miller is a board-certified Adult and Geriatric nurse practitioner. Alyssa has spent her career working in rehab, memory care, and most recently the primary care setting treating acute and chronic illnesses. Alyssa holds a bachelor's degree in Human Development from the University of Connecticut, a master's degree in Geriatric Care from the University of Massachusetts and her bachelors and master's in Nursing from Vanderbilt University. 

Education

  • University of Connecticut, Bachelor of Arts in Human Development
  • University of Massachusetts Boston, Master of Science in Geriatric Care
  • Vanderbilt University, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Vanderbilt University, Master of Science in Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Board Certified Adult and Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Board Certified Advanced Practice Nurse
  • Tennessee State Registered Nurse
  • DOT Certified Medical Examiner
  • BLS Healthcare Provider

Shelza Rivas

Shelza Rivas, DNP, WHNP-BC, AGPCNP-BC
Dr. Rivas is a board certified women's health nurse practitioner and adult gerontology primary care nurse practitioner. In addition to working with the Vanderbilt Health OnCall team she also practices at Vanderbilt Nurse-Midwives Melrose where she provides women's health and primary care services to female patients across their lifespan. She received her DNP and MSN from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing and currently holds a faculty position in the Women's Health program. Her special interests include providing healthcare access and patient education to underserved Latino populations. Her volunteer activities include providing education on breast and cervical cancer screenings within diverse communities in Nashville.

Education

  • Vanderbilt University, Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Vanderbilt University, Master of Science in Nursing
  • Vanderbilt University, Bachelor of Arts, Latin American Studies & Psychology

Certifications and Training

  • Tennessee Registered Nurse
  • Board Certified Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Board Certified Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

Candice Vaden

Candice Vaden, APRN
As a board-certified practitioner, Candice has experience caring for a wide variety of patients in both a primary care and women's health setting. She currently practices at the Vanderbilt Nurse-Midwives Melrose location and the West End Women's Health Center. She is board certified in adult-gerontology primary care as well as women's health. She received her master's degree in nursing from Vanderbilt University.

Education

  • Vanderbilt University, Master of Science in Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Tennessee Registered Nurse
  • Board Certified Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Board Certified Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

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Gwyn Welch, MSN, FNP
As a board-certified family nurse practitioner, Gwyn has over 15 years of experience providing acute care to a wide variety of patients. She is a native Nashvillian and currently practices in the Vanderbilt Student Health Clinic. Gwyn received her bachelor's degree from the University of Tennessee and her master's in nursing from Vanderbilt University.

Education

  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Bachelor of Arts, Microbiology
  • Vanderbilt University, Master of Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Board Certified Advanced Practice Nurse
  • American Nursing Credential Center- Certified
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Certificate of Fitness
  • BCLS