Katie McGowan, APN/C-NP
Advanced Practice Nurse - Nurse Practitioner
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI – 1998
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN): University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ – 2002
Post-Masters Nurse Practitioner Certificate: North Park University, Chicago, IL – 2005
Advanced Practice Nurse (APN), and Certified Nurse Practitioner (C-NP), Registered Nurse (RN)
Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute 1-866-662-8467 (toll free)
Katie is a nurse practitioner in the Center for Vascular Disease at the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute. Katie works in the outpatient setting, arranging care for patients with surgical needs pre and post-operatively. In addition, she evaluates and treats patients requiring wound care. She has an extensive nursing history working with the patient populations of solid organ transplant, general surgery and hematology/oncology. During her career she worked as a travel nurse, an organ transplant coordinator specializing in hepatocellular carcinoma and as a provider for hematology/oncology diagnoses.
Katie is certified with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She is a member of Society of Vascular Surgery, Oncology Nursing Society, Illinois Society of Advanced Practice Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau – National Honor Society of Nursing.