CATHERINE A. ROGERS, DNP, APN, CWCN, CWS

CATHERINE A. ROGERS, DNP, APN, CWCN, CWS

Advanced Practice Nurse

Wound Care


Location

Wound Care & Hyperbaric Clinics
1415 E State St., #101 & 609
Rockford, IL 61104


Background & Interests

Advanced practice nurses (APNs) are registered nurses who have successfully completed an accredited master’s degree program in nursing, or have obtained certification by a national nursing accreditation organization, and are licensed by the State of Illinois. APNs practice in collaboration with a physician and specialize in a number of areas, including cardiology.

APNs have advanced training in performing physical exams; assessing, diagnosing and treating illnesses; prescribing medications; and recommending other forms of treatment. They also order, interpret and evaluate laboratory and diagnostic tests; formulate treatment plans, and make referrals to other members of the health care team as indicated.

Board Certifications
Certified Clinical Nurse Specialist
Certified Wound Care Nurse
Certified Wound Specialist
Medical School Education
Doctorate Nursing Practice - University of Illinois Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
Master of Science in Nursing - Northern Illinois University
Dekalb, Illinois
Master of Business Administration - Northern Illinois University
Dekalb, Illinois