Nurse practitioner, Pauline Phillips joins Lowcountry Medical Group
In a continuing effort to improve patient access to primary care, Beaufort Memorial Hospital has added another nurse practitioner to its staff at Lowcountry Medical Group.
Pauline Phillips, FNP-C, will be working with board-certified internist Dr. Robert Parrick at the busy multi-specialty practice.
A nurse practitioner with family, pediatric and geriatric advanced nursing experience, Phillips most recently worked at a long term care and rehabilitation center in Columbus, Ohio, treating patient with both chronic and acute diseases.
Phillips is a graduate of Ohio State University where she earned both her B.S. in Biology and Master of Science degree in Nursing with a specialty in Family Practice. During her graduate studies she served clinical rotations in family and pediatric practices, as well as at a healthcare clinic and retirement community. She also worked for a year as a volunteer nurse at a free walk-in clinic in Delaware, Ohio.
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