MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. – Middletown Medical, the Hudson Valley’s premier provider of healthcare services, continues to expand its group of healthcare professionals and announces its new affiliation with Nurse Practitioner Linda Thompson. Ms. Thompson will provide services from her office located at 653 Harris Road office in Ferndale, N.Y.
Ms. Thompson has been in private practice since 2007, providing services that include the treatment of adult patients with all types of acute and chronic illnesses, and specializing in the management of Type I and Type II diabetes.
“Linda comes to our team with a strong reputation as a caring professional and astute educator,” said Melissa Wolff, the medical group’s Marketing Director and Physician Recruiter. “She fits perfectly into our model of compassionate, patient-centered care.”
Prior to working privately, Ms. Thompson played an integral part in the practices of Drs. Gary Garfield and Eric Shapiro for more than 20 years. Linda also served as the Employee Health Manager and Nurse Practitioner for Tampa General Hospital, where she was the primary care provider for 3,000 employees. She has also worked as a Critical Care Nurse, an Emergency Room Nurse, and Medical Surgical Nurse.
Ms. Thompson, also a Certified Diabetes Educator, graduated with an Associate of Applied Science degree from SUNY Orange, earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from SUNY Utica, and earned a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of South Florida.