Alexandra Ruiz

Nurse Practitioner

Alex received her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University in 2011. She worked as a Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse for several years, ultimately ending at Northside Hospital.

 

She went on to receive her Master’s Degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Georgia Baptist College of Nursing in 2014 while continuing to work as a Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse. After graduation, Alex worked in a Primary Care Office, seeing patients of all ages for various ailments. She received her Doctorate degree from Georgia Baptist in 2019.

Alex has worked in nursing education for over four years and is currently working with Mercer’s Accelerated BSN program. She has an extensive knowledge of pregnancy and care during the weeks following delivery. Her special interest is patient education and health promotion.

Alex is active in various professional organizations.

Alex is a Georgia native. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.