Susan O'Brien, CCRN, MSN, CRNP, FNP-BC
Susan was born in Atlanta, Georgia and raised in New Jersey, moving to Pennsylvania in 1990. Susan received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania in May 1995.
Susan has an extensive background with Intensive and Critical care patients. Her professional career began in the Intermediate Intensive Care Unit at Lancaster General Hospital as a staff nurse. In 1998, she began working as a staff nurse in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit at Reading Hospital, a part of the Reading Health System. In the intensive care unit, Susan specialized in the care of patients who were receiving care for trauma injuries, open heart, and brain surgery. In 2006, she received certification as a Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN). As a staff nurse, Susan worked as a skills validator and mentor to new staff. She received her Masters of Science Degree in Nursing in May 2015 as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Millersville University. She is board certified and a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.