An urgent care nurse practitioner at NextCare in Albuquerque, NM has just been named to the Board of Nurses of the American Health Council. Gilberto Alvarado, MSN, CNP, FNP-BC, BSN, RN has been in healthcare for 45 years, starting as a hospital corpsman in the United States Navy and advancing through a number of clinical positions—with the requisite additional training—culminating in his current position at NextCare. AHC describes its mission through the mnemonic ABCDE: advocacy, betterment, congregation, development, and education for all healthcare providers. AHC represents the interests of physicians and other clinicians in all settings. As such, Alvarado’s appointment is further recognition of the place urgent care has come to hold in the healthcare continuum.
Urgent Care Advanced Practitioner Appointed to Multidiscipline Provider Board