SwedishAmerican Welcomes New Advanced Practice Nurses

SwedishAmerican is pleased to welcome our new advanced practice nurses, Cindy Kelling and Laura Padron.

Cindy Kelling is an advanced practice nurse who has joined SwedishAmerican’s Critical Care/Pulmonology team. Cindy will partner with our physicians to provide extended patient care and enhanced services for patients.

Cindy graduated from Saint Anthony College of Nursing with a Master of Science in nursing and is certified as an advanced practice nurse, specializing in family medicine. As a long-time employee of SwedishAmerican, Cindy has an extensive critical care nursing background. Cindy has worked as a charge nurse on SwedishAmerican’s Critical Care Unit and most recently worked as the Critical Care Supervisor.

Laura Padron has joined Midwest Heart Specialists at SwedishAmerican. As an advanced practice nurse practitioner, Laura will partner with the Midwest Heart physicians to enhance cardiology services in both the clinic and hospital settings.

Laura received a Master of Science degree in nursing from Walden University in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is certified as an adult gerontology acute care nurse practitioner. She has worked for SwedishAmerican since 2002 in its critical care unit.

For further information, contact:

Katryna Kirby