Prairie Lakes Healthcare System proudly announces Cardiac Cath Lab Nurse Haley Ellis has advanced her education to Certified Nurse Practitioner. Ellis will work with cardiologists and staff in the care of patients with heart conditions. She joins Dr. Garcia, Dr. Maaliki, Dr. Miller, and Nurse Practitioner Jacklyn Karli.
Ellis graduated with her Master’s Degree in Family Nurse Practitioner from South University. She has 13 years’ experience being a registered nurse, six years was spent caring for patients in the Prairie Lakes Cath Lab, and prior to that, seven years in the Critical Care Unit. Ellis resides in Watertown with her husband and their three children. During her time off, Ellis enjoys spending time with family, camping, and watching her three children play in various sporting activities. She is a native to this region; she grew up in Willow Lake, SD.
“I look forward to the next step in my career and am proud to work with a dedicated team of providers and healthcare workers,” said Ellis. “I strive to provide compassionate, patient-centered, high-quality care, and am excited to continue this commitment on my new level of healthcare practice. My focus of the past several years has been centered on cardiac patients, and this experience will guide me in my new role,” said Ellis.