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Young , Amber , RN, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner

WHS is excited to announce that Amber Young, RN, FNP-C has rejoined the Washington Health System team in June of 2022. Ms. Young was previously an RN for the WHS Washington Hospital and AHN. In her new role at WHS, she will provide care to patients in our area as a nurse practitioner at the WHS Wound and Skin Healing Center.

Ms. Young earned her BSN and MSN from Wheeling Jesuit University and also completed all of her precepting and training at WHS in the GI, surgical, and wound care departments. In addition to being a Nurse Practitioner, she was also a teacher and a family-based therapist for over twenty years. “As you can see, I’m very passionate about choosing careers where I can help others,” said Amber.

When she is not working, she enjoy spending time with  family and her two beloved cats, Biscuit and Onion. Ms. Young also loves walking the beautiful nature trails in Washington County and listening to bagpipe music.

 

 

 

Details

Gender
Female
Specialty
Wound Care
Certifications
  • Certified Nurse Practitioner, PA Certified Nurse Practitioner, WV Registered Nurse, Pennsylvania Registered Nurse, West Virginia Advance Life Support (ALS) Certification Basic Life support (BLS) Certification Basic Dysrhythmia Course Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (CPI) Special Education Teaching Certificate, PA
  • Certified Family Based Therapist Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (WPIC) Pittsburgh, PA

Location(s)

Education

Medical School
Masters of Science in Nursing FNP Program Wheeling University, Wheeling, WV