Anna Fulton has been a nurse for 20 years. Her main focus has been public health nursing as a maternal child health home visiting nurse and a pain and palliative care nurse. She has also been an ER nurse and a nurse in an OB clinic that served primarily the migrant population. She was certified to provide complementary therapies through the Healing Arts Academy, as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, a U of WA NCASTII/NSTEP-P, and as an AANP Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Anna has worked primarily serving the migrant and underserved population of Yakima, and individuals with chronic pain. Anna was member of a board of directors that developed a free pain clinic.
- BSN, Washington State University College of Nursing Yakima, Yakima, WA
- MSN, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA
Maternal child health, women’s health, breastfeeding promotion and support, public health, complementary therapies, pain and palliative care.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Women’s health, Complementary therapies, pain and palliative care
- AANP, 2000-present
- Yakima Valley Nurse Practitioners Association, 2011-present
- Sigma Theta Tau, 1992-1995
HONORS AND AWARDS
- Outstanding Mentor, 2008
- Undergraduate Scholarship Award, 1993