ROCKFORD, Illinois – SwedishAmerican is pleased to welcome new Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Cassie Alcock to our Valley Clinic (6824 Newburg Road, Rockford).

A Rockford native, Cassie is a board certified family nurse practitioner and received her medical degree from Northern Illinois University. Her special medical interests include cardiac health, chronic disease management, disease prevention, diabetes management, health and wellness, patient education and preventative medicine.

“I became an APRN to partner with patients and help them live their healthiest life,” Cassie said. “I believe in working with patients to understand their goals of care and incorporating healthy lifestyle habits into their daily routine in order to reach their goals.”

More information:

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call the SwedishAmerican Valley Clinic at 779-696-7610.

About SwedishAmerican:

A division of UW Health, SwedishAmerican is dedicated to providing excellence in healthcare and compassionate care to the community. The organization serves residents of 12 counties in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin through a dedicated and caring staff, a major acute care hospital and a free-standing outpatient cancer center in Rockford, a medical center in Belvidere, a network of nearly 30 primary care and multi-specialty clinics, and the region’s largest home healthcare agency. Additionally, SwedishAmerican has achieved Magnet® recognition as a reflection of its nursing professionalism, teamwork and superiority in patient care. Please visit swedishamerican.org for more information.