Sunday, February 26, 2017

Melody Mitchel, MSN, CPNP, CNS

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College 1977, B.S., Nursing
Texas Women’s University
Denton, Texas
Graduate School 1993, M.S., Nursing
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
Licensure State of California
Certification Board Certified by National Certification
Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Nurses
Board Certified as Clinical Nurse Specialist in Pediatrics
Memberships National Association of Pediatric Nurse
Associates and Practitioners
California Association for Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
American Academy of Pediatrics
The Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses
Personal A Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP), Melody Mitchel has worked in pediatrics since 1977. She was born and raised in Dallas, Texas, and has lived in Ohio, New York City and Saudi Arabia.
In 1993, Melody obtained her master’s degree in pediatrics and oncology, as well as her certification as a pediatric nurse practitioner from the University of California, San Francisco. The following year, she moved to Orange County and joined the SOCPA family in August of 1997. Melody’s specialties include constipation and encopresis.
Melody is a a member of the California Association of Nurse Practitioners (CANP), and former president and treasurer of the local NAPNAP (National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners) chapter.
Melody is married to Jeff, a financial planner, and they reside in Tustin. She has one married stepson, Mark, and he and his wife Cindy live in Arizona. Melody enjoys almost all sports, mountain climbing, hiking and, most importantly, family time.
As a pediatric nurse practitioner, Melody says she is able to provide outstanding, personalized healthcare and, at the same time, educate both parent and child. “I love working at SOCPA as it allows me to work and have fun at the same time.”