UW Health is proud to employ nearly 500 advanced practice providers (APP) - nurse practitioners, physician assistants and certified nurse midwives. Our practices span Dane County and the surrounding region with primary care, specialty ambulatory care and inpatient services provided at UW Health hospitals and clinics and many outreach locations.


Read our impressive program highlights that include workforce growth and dedicated compensation, leadership opportunities and structure, innovative clinical and system practices, education and continuing professional development and professionalism: APP Infographic


We advance the UW Health mission by providing exceptional care for our patients, teaching the next generation of learners and promoting health in our communities.


Director Rhonda Hoyer discusses the APP role at UW Health

From Our Director: Rhonda Hoyer


Director of Advanced Practice Providers Rhonda Hoyer says it is her personal goal to ensure that each APP has a satisfying work environment that is fulfilling, clinically challenging, and allows their skills to be fully optimized in meeting the needs of patients and health care teams.


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