“I love educating my patients on their conditions. It truly makes me feel like I am making a difference in their lives.”
Ms. Laura Nielsen, FNP-BC, is one of the newest additions to the Cardiology Associates of Michigan family. A graduate of Oakland University, Ms. Nielsen has a Master of Science in Nursing from Purdue University with a focus in family nurse practitioner.
She has worked as a registered nurse for 12 years, nine of which were focused in the cardiology field. She spent six of these nine years in the cardiac telemetry unit at St. John Hospital in Detroit and three years in the cardiac cath lab at Beaumont Hospital in Grosse Pointe. Ms. Nielsen then served in a management role at St. John Hospital for three years prior to joining the CAM team.
“Working for CAM is like a dream come true. I have a strong passion for cardiology and for patient care. I love educating my patients on their conditions. It truly makes me feel like I am making a difference in their lives. Being a part of this amazing team feels like the perfect fit for me.”
As an Advanced Practice Provider, Ms. Nielsen is available to answer questions, test and evaluate patients’ symptoms, and educate patients about how to manage their symptoms with a goal of helping them improve their quality of life.
- Master of Science in Nursing, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan
- Certified HeartMath Trainer
- Basic Life Support
- Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support