Shelia Bennett, APRN-C

Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute
Cardiology Consultants

Shelia Bennett, APRN-C is an experienced nurse practitioner who provides care to patients at Cardiology Consultants. She works closely with her patients to provide a care plan that best meets their need.

Medical Education
University of West Florida
Pensacola, FL
Bachelor of Science, Nursing

University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL
Master of Science, Nursing

Family Nurse Practitioner
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Basic Life Support
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
Trauma Nurse Core Certification

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
American Association of Clinical Research Professionals

Meet your Provider

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What led you to become a provider or choose your focus of medicine?
Family history of nursing.

What about your line of work do you find most rewarding and why?
I love the science of medicine, to care for others and the healing process.

What is something about you that only your patients would know?
That I care about my patient and they may call and talk with me anytime.

How would a patient describe you?
Caring & Competent

In your opinion, what’s the most important factor in a provider-patient relationship?
Trust & Confidentiality

What can a patient expect when they have you as a provider?
Timely research if needed, care plans and options of care & decisions made together.

What do you find most encouraging about the work you do?
Preventative measures, healthy living promotion for disease prevention.

What are your top priorities with every patient you see?
History /details, patient responsibility and compliance.

Describe one of the top ways you ensure each patient receives the quality, personal health care he/she deserves.
Shared responsibility of care, the patient must take responsibility of care also this is encouraged.

Do you have any specific medical interests?
Women’s Heart Health