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Andrea Archer, DNP, ARNP, CNE

Associate Professor


Dr. Archer's 20+ years in nursing has included clinical expertise in medical, surgical and critical care nursing. Additionally, she has worked as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner specializing in cardiology and rheumatology.

Currently, Dr. Archer teaches courses in the undergraduate BSN program and the RN/BSN program such as Nursing Process and Pathophysiology/Pharmacology. Dr. Archer enjoys the opportunity to continually improve the quality of nursing education.

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Education and Training


  • DNP, University of Iowa
  • MSN, University of Illinois
  • BSN, University of St. Francis
  • Certified Nursing Educator
  • Advanced Nurse Practitoner Certification, Rheumatology
  • Cardiovascular Nurse Certification

Areas of Professional Interest


  • Peer review - Module 15: The Concept of Oxygenation
  • Nursing Outcomes Classifications

More About Dr. Archer

Courses Taught
  • Nursing Process II Across the Lifespan
  • Concepts of Genomics and Family Health
  • Caring, Coaching and Educating Across Settings
  • Nursing Process 2 and 3: Across the Lifespan
  • Pathophysiology/Pharmacology: RN/BSN
Work Experience

Genesis Medical Center: Cardiovascular Care RN; Cardiac Cath Lab RN; Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Cardiology
Rheumatology Care, Nurse Practitioner

Community Service

Ridgecrest Village Foundation Board Member
Chair, Hopewell Elementary School Walk-a-Thon, 2011-2014
Chair, New Student Registration, Hopewell Elementary School, 2011-2013
Den Leader, Boy Scout Troop 11, 2012-2014
Volunteer - Bix Medical Tent, 2015
Volunteer - Quest for Christ (Hopewell Elementary School), 2015
Volunteer - Politics
Volunteer - Flu Clinics (Genesis Medical Center)
Volunteer - Quad City Expo Health Careers Fair

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