Lincoln Health System is pleased to announce family nurse practitioner, Lori Mitchell has joined the medical staff at Lincoln Medical Center (LMC). Lori Mitchell, ACNP will serve as a part of the LMC hospitalist team and provide care to patients in the hospital setting.
“Lincoln Health System is proud to welcome Lori to our medical staff. She has been a loyal part of our nursing team for the past 18 years and she has provided compassionate care to hundreds of patients in our facility,” said Lincoln Health System Director of Nursing, Carrie Rogers. “We are blessed to have a nurse practitioner, like Lori, who loves her community hospital and its patients come back to continue her career.”
Mitchell has worked for Lincoln Health System since 1999. She started her nursing career as a nurse tech at Lincoln Care Center and worked there while she was continuing her education. When she obtained her RN, she moved to Lincoln Medical Center where she gained vast knowledge in patient care by working in different departments including surgery, the medical/surgical floor, ICU and Case Management.
In 2017, Lori decided to return to school to obtain her Master of Science Degree in Nursing and become an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. Throughout her schooling, Lori knew she wanted to stay at Lincoln Medical Center to continue her career.
“I choose to work at Lincoln Medical Center because I love my community. This hospital is where I had my children. I have had surgeries here and it is the ER I trust when my family needs care,” said Lori Mitchell, ACNP. “Our patients are not just a room number or diagnosis, but real people that we want to help get better.”
Mitchell earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing, as well as her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama in Huntsville.
Lori Mitchell, NP sees patients at Lincoln Medical Center, located at 106 Medical Center Boulevard in Fayetteville, Tennessee. For more information visit www.LincolnHealthSystem.com.