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Nicholas Southerton RN, BSN
RN, IV Nutrition Therapist, Infusion Specialist

Nic has over a decade providing compassionate personalized care to patients and is our IV Nutrition Infusion Clinic Manager.

Nic began his medical career as a Medic in the United States Navy serving in a military hospital in Italy and then later deploying to Afghanistan with the Marines. 

At Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare in Minnesota Nic was the OR Circulating Nurse in the Surgical Services Department, providing surgical care to pediatrics and adults with rare, complicated, genetic, congenital and traumatic life altering conditions. He is an acclaimed patient advocate in constant pursuit to provide the highest-quality health care.

Nic also worked at Fairview Southdale Hospital in Edina, Minnesota, as a registered nurse on the medical surgical floor, during the Pandemic, helping health care providers facilitate compassionate, quality healthcare to patients and to educate patients and their significant others on their illnesses. He became proficient with various drains/lines. I.E., IV’s, PICC lines, chest ports, Chest tubes, patient-controlled analgesia pumps, Insulin drips, Heparin drips and heart medication drips.

At Minnesota Personalized Medicine in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Nic established their first Infusion clinic, innovating infusion therapies and patient safety protocols using evidence-based research. 

Nic has over a decade of experience increasing patient satisfaction and was recognized with a prestigious Navy award for his superior performance of duties by going the extra distance to lead, encourage and assist others in an impactful way.

Nic is also pursuing his Adult Gerontological Primary Care Nurse Practitioner degree and will graduate in fall 2022. 

In his free time Nic is constantly learning as a nurse practitioner student and enjoys researching and creating content to educate people. He enjoys spending time with my wife, being outdoors, riding their electric bikes, camping on the weekends, or snowboarding in the winter. To help him unwind, relax, and utilize his creativity, Nic likes to play his guitar and make pixel art.

Specialty: IV Nutrition Clinician

Degrees:  Walden University Minneapolis, Minnesota Adult Gerontological Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Graduate Spring 2022 

Rasmussen College Richfield, Minnesota Bachelor of Science in Nursing 

Globe University / Minnesota School of Business Bloomington, Minnesota Bachelor of Science in Nursing 

Anoka Ramsey Community College Anoka, Minnesota Nursing prerequisites

United States Navy Chicago, Illinois Hospital Corpsman School 

Field Medical Service School

Training: RN, Nutrition Therapist, Infusion Specialist

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS Certified) and Basic Life Support (BLS)

 

Work Days:

Monday, Wednesday and Friday