OnCall Providers

Aleshia Beene

Aleshia L. Beene, MSN, FNP-BC
As a board-certified family nurse practitioner, Aleshia has a background treating various types of patients with both acute and chronic illnesses in the primary care setting. She has 10 years of nursing experience in both the Adult Emergency Department and Intensive Care Units. Aleshia received her bachelor’s degree from Belmont University and her master’s in nursing from Tennessee State University. 

Education

  • Fisk University, Bachelor of Arts in Biology
  • Belmont University, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Tennessee State University, Master of Science in Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Tennessee State Registered Nurse
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers
  • ACLS, PALS, and TNCC certified

Carol Bowling, MSN, FNP-BC

Carol Bowling, MSN, FNP-BC
As a board certified family nurse practitioner, Carol has experience in caring for patients age 18 months through geriatrics in the retail setting and in university student health. She has been a registered nurse for more than 38 years with experience in a variety of settings, which includes critical care, home health, cardiac and thoracic surgery, and research. She has her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Evansville, associate's degree in nursing from Henderson Community College, and her master’s degree in nursing from Tennessee State University.

Education

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

Certifications and Training

  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Tennessee Licensed Registered Nurse
  • Tennessee Licensed Advanced Practice Registered Nurse with Certificate of Fitness
  • Basic Life Support (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

Jennifer Mitchell

Jennifer Mitchell, MSN, APRN-BC
As a board-certified adult nurse practitioner, Jennifer has over 12 years of experience in healthcare and has provided care for a wide variety of patients. She is a native Nashvillian and currently practices in the Vanderbilt Health OnCall Program. Jennifer received her bachelor’s degree from Lipscomb University and her Master of Science in nursing from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. Jennifer also serves as the clinical director for Vanderbilt Health OnCall.

Education

  • Lipscomb University, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Vanderbilt University, Master of Science in Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Board-Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center
  • Licensed Registered Nurse, Tennessee
  • Licensed Advanced Practice Registered Nurse with Certificate of Fitness, Tennessee

Adrienne Pennington, MSN, FNP-BC

Adrienne Pennington, MSN, FNP-BC
As a board-certified family nurse practitioner, Adrienne has a variety of experience treating patients of all ages. With 10 years of healthcare experience, she has spent most of her time in inpatient critical care cardiology and ambulatory family medicine, managing acute and chronic illness. She received her master’s degree from Vanderbilt University.

Education

  • Freed-Hardeman University, Associate Degree in Nursing
  • Vanderbilt University, Master of Science in Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Tennessee Registered Nurse
  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Board Certified Advanced Practice Nurse
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider

Mary Walden

Mary E. Walden, FNP-BC
As a board-certified family nurse practitioner, Mary has experience in caring for patients age infant through geriatric in a family practice setting. She has been a registered nurse for more than 35 years with most of those years spent providing acute care. She has her bachelor’s degree in education, associate's degree in nursing from The University of Tennessee at Martin, and her master’s degree in nursing from Tennessee State University. 

Education

  • University of Tennessee at Martin, Bachelor of Arts in Education
  • University of Tennessee at Martin, Associate of Arts in Nursing
  • Tennessee State University, Master of Science in Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Tennessee State Registered Nurse
  • Board Certified Advanced Practice Nurse
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers

M. Ryan Woods, MSN, FNP-BC

M. Ryan Woods, MSN, FNP-BC
As a board-certified family nurse practitioner, Ryan has worked in many areas of healthcare. Most recently, he has worked in primary care treating chronic diseases as well as urgent care needs. Previously, his experience included working in dermatology and specialty medicine. He received his master’s degree from Vanderbilt University.

Education

  • Freed-Hardeman University, Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Vanderbilt University, Master of Science in Nursing

Certifications and Training

  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • DOT Certified Medical Examiner
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider