Midwest Institute of Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Welcomes New Nurse Practitioner
by Augusta Sires
Covenant Clinic is pleased to welcome nurse practitioner Maria Farmer to the Midwest Institute of Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery at Sartori Memorial Hospital.
Ms. Farmer joined the Midwest Institute of Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery with a desire to help others improve their health. “I am looking forward to promoting health and wellness by assisting complex and non-complex bariatric patients improve their overall health,” she said.
She has held several positions in health care, most recently as a provider with Emergency Consult Incorporated at Covenant Medical Center. She respects the way Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare (Wheaton Iowa) aspires to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse, local community, “Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare supports and promotes the health needs of the community,” she said. “The variety of services available within the Wheaton Iowa network allows us to better treat a diverse population of patients.”
Ms. Farmer achieved a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and Master of Science in Nursing: Acute Care Nurse Practitioner degree from Allen College in Waterloo.