What inspires me to practice medicine is the opportunity to make a difference in my patient's life. It's rewarding to build a patient-provider relationship where we work as a team to help meet health goals.
Karen Hammes, ARNP
Training and Education
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
MSN, Graceland University, Independence, Mo.
BSN, Iowa Wesleyan College, Mount Pleasant, Iowa
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