Huntington, West Virginia. <June 15, 2023,> Valley Health Systems, Inc. is excited to announce the addition of nurse practitioner Alexandra “Alex” Collins, FNP, to the Valley Health family.
Collins will see pediatric and adult patients at Valley Health Wayne beginning June 12, 2023.
Collins has seven years of nursing experience. She has practiced in many different settings, including emergency rooms, urgent care, pediatrics, and intensive care, and also served as an adjunct instructor for Marshall University’s School of Nursing. Collins graduated from Marshall University’s nursing program Magna Cum Laude and earned her Master’s as a family nurse practitioner Summa Cum Laude from Marshall University. She is certified by the American Nursing Credentialing Center, PNCB – certified pediatric nurse, and with the American Nephrology Nurses Association.
“I am thrilled with the opportunity to join Valley Health and care for those in my hometown. I grew up in the Wayne / Kenova area and love this community so much. I have a passion for pediatrics and acute care nursing for those of all ages. In healthcare, we are given the chance to make a difference in an individual’s life each day and that is a great opportunity. I hope I never forget to go to work every day, realizing the great impact I can make as a healthcare provider. This is why being a nurse practitioner is the field for me, “says Alexandra Collins, APRN, FNP-BC.
Collins lives in Prichard, WV, with her family. She enjoys spending time with family, attending her children’s sporting events, and hiking in her spare time.
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Valley Health Systems, Inc. is a leader in primary care since 1975 and operates more than 40 healthcare centers and public health programs in southwestern West Virginia and southern Ohio. With more than 150 providers and 800 staff members, Valley Health is dedicated to accessible, quality healthcare for all members of our communities. Valley Health Systems, Inc. delivers primary care services to more than 100,000 patients in our service area each year.