Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center has appointed Alicia Scott, RN, MSN, ANP-C, clinical coordinator of its state-designated Stroke Center effective immediately.
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Vijay Bojedla announced the appointment.
Scott, pictured, completed her licensed practical nurse training and a subsequent associate's degree in registered nursing at Niagara County Community College. She later earned both Bachelor of Science and Master of Science/Adult Nurse Practitioner degrees at Daemen College.
Scott, who holds board certification through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, joined the medical center's staff in 2006 as a registered nurse on the telemetry unit. As a nurse practitioner, she has worked on the hospitalist service and, for the past two years, with Stroke Center Medical Director Dr. Nyathappa Anand, the head of Memorial's division of neurology.