Christy Coombs is an adult nurse practitioner at Hospital for Special Surgery in the ARJR Service.She previously worked as a clinical nurse in the OSCU and SDU developing interdisciplinary relationships and leadership skills to provide Magnet-level nursing care and assistance to patients and their family members. Prior to HSS, Christy worked as a nurse for intensive care patients, the geriatric population, and a medical surgical unit.
Christy graduated from William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey, with a Master of Science in Nursing. She received orthopaedic nurse certification in 2016. Christy is ACLS and BLS certified.
Christy has spent time in Wayne, New Jersey, and Santa Monica, California.
Master of Science, Nursing, William Paterson University, New Jersey, 2017
American Nurses Credentialing Center – Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, 2017
Orthopaedic Nurse Certification Board – Orthopaedic Nurse Certification, 2016