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Joan S. Eckert, NP

Joan S. Eckert, NP

Cardiology

UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
Accountable Health Partner Accountable Health Partners (AHP) is a network of over 2,000 community and UR medical faculty and a dozen leading hospitals throughout the region. AHP offers a full range of care.
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Locations

Cardiac Care

410 Clifton Springs Professional Park
Clifton Springs, NY 14432

Cardiac Care

418 North Main Street
Penn Yan, NY 14837

About Me

Over 30 years experience working with patients providing general cardiac care managing coronary artery disease, high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, elevated cholesterol, and abnormal heart rhythms.

I focus on working with the patient / families / other members of the cardiac team...
Over 30 years experience working with patients providing general cardiac care managing coronary artery disease, high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, elevated cholesterol, and abnormal heart rhythms.

I focus on working with the patient / families / other members of the cardiac team to provide a team approach to obtaining optimal cardiac health.

Professional Background

48 year combine history of working in health care as a RN and NP. 18 years in critical care and emergency nursing. Twelve years working and managing a 6 bed multi-purpose ICU as well as 6 years in a rural Emergency Department prior to becoming an Advanced Practice Provider. The last 30 years have ...
48 year combine history of working in health care as a RN and NP. 18 years in critical care and emergency nursing. Twelve years working and managing a 6 bed multi-purpose ICU as well as 6 years in a rural Emergency Department prior to becoming an Advanced Practice Provider. The last 30 years have been focused on providing general cardiac care in the Finger Lakes Region.

As an administrator my focus is to build relationships, confidence and autonomy for APPs across Ambulatory Cardiology within the URMC system.

Educational History:

1999 Master of Science Degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner with from St. John Fisher College of Rochester with distinction

1984 Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Nazareth College of Rochester.

1981 Associate of Science Degree in Nursing from Finger Lakes Community College.



Employment History:

1981-1999: Clifton Springs Hospital and Clinic as a critical care RN.

1999-present; Finger Lakes Cardiology, Division of Medicine, Department of Cardiology University of Rochester

2005-present; Adjunct staff for the University of Rochester and St. John Fisher College precepting NP students in the clinical setting.

2013: Per Diem employment for Clifton Springs Hospital Hospitalist Program.

2021: Ambulatory Cardiology Lead for Advanced Practice Providers

Certified Specialties

Nurse Practitioner, Family - American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Credentials

Education

MS | St. John Fisher College. Nurse Practitioner. 1999

Awards

Sigma Theta Tau, Epsilon Xi, Inducted.

Ratings & Reviews

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