Southern Coos Hospital & Health Center is pleased to announce the arrival of a new family nurse practitioner, Elizabeth Ogunnaike.

Elizabeth is most recently from the Dallas, Texas area, and is board-certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Ms. Ogunnaike graduated from Vanderbilt University in 2009 and 2011; first with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and then with a Master of Science in Nursing, where she became a Family Nurse Practitioner.

She is currently finishing up her Doctor of Nursing Practice from Vanderbilt University, which she will receive in December 2017. Elizabeth is licensed in the state of Oregon. Until accepting the position with Southern Coos Health Clinic, she worked at the Community Health Clinic of Greenville, Texas, where she gained experience in assessing, diagnosing, planning, and implementing treatment plans for patients with a wide range of needs. She comes to Southern Coos Health Clinic with expertise in managing acute and chronic conditions in patients of many age groups.

Elizabeth is now accepting new patients. Please direct all appointment requests to the Health Center at 541.329.0154.