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For Immediate Release:
June 13, 2014

Tiverton Family Medicine welcomes Family Nurse Practitioner, Lynne Gomes, RN

Lynne Gomes, RN
TIVERTON, R.I. — Southcoast® Health is proud to announce that Lynne M. Gomes, MSN, BSN, FNP-BC, RN, has joined Tiverton Family Medicine as Family Nurse Practitioner, and will see patients at 1334 Main Road in Tiverton, R.I.

Gomes provides family-centered healthcare for children and adults. Her scope of practice includes health promotion, disease prevention, diagnosis and management of common and complex health care problems. She is especially interested in women’s health and pediatrics, and believes in partnering with patients to help increase their awareness and ability to manage their health conditions.

Gomes is a New England native who began her healthcare career in 2003 as a Certified Nurse’s Aide in home care and assisted living settings. In 2007, Gomes joined Southcoast Health as a nurse intern in a medical-surgical/telemetry unit. She received her Bachelor’s of Science degree from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and her Master’s of Science degree in Family Nurse Practitioner from Boston College.

She is Board Certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is an active member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nurses.

She is currently accepting new patients. To make an appointment, call 401-625-5552. 


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