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About Courtney Thompson, DNP, FNP-BC

Courtney Thompson is a board-certified family nurse practitioner (FNP-BC) who cares for individuals with HIV/AIDS. She is part of the care team that helps people transition smoothly from the hospitalized setting to outpatient care when they have been cleared for discharge.

As part of the Owen Clinic's efforts to promote linkage to primary care, Ms. Thompson has helped to develop an outpatient hospital follow-up clinic for those HIV/AIDS. During this clinic, individuals are clinically assessed, educated on their current medical management plan, and linked to their new primary care providers.

Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, Ms. Thompson bone marrow transplant intermediate care unit (IMU), and gastroenterology special procedures.

She earned a doctorate in nursing practice from University of San Diego Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science and a bachelor's degree in nursing from The College of Saint Scholastica in Duluth, Minn. She is a certified HIV Specialist (AAHIVS) from the American Academy of HIV Medicine.

Outside of work, Courtney enjoys reading, hiking, and volunteering for the San Diego Humane Society. She is also active in the San Diego-Central chapter of the California Association for Nurse Practitioners.

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For more information, see HIV Care.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted

Degree

  • University of San Diego Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, San Diego, CA

Degree

  • The College of Saint Scholastica, Duluth, MN

Gender

  • Female

Date Joined Staff

  • 2011-08-01

Board Certifications

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted