BayView CRNPs

Patricia Reed, CRNP

Patricia Reed, CRNP, originally joined AltaPointe Health in 2013 as a PRN registered nurse at EastPointe Hospital. She was promoted to RN supervisor on the crisis residential unit and held that position for three years. She earned an associate’s degree in nursing (ADN) and an associate’s degree in allied health, both from Faulkner State Community College, Bay Minette. In 2015, Reed earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.  She left EastPointe in 2016 to pursue her master’s degree in nursing through the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. She returned to AltaPointe in 2018 dually-certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) and Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC). Reed is an active member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association.  She works primarily at BayView Professional Associates in Fairhope, and also moonlights at AltaPointe’s two psychiatric hospitals as a medical provider. She has critical care, hospice, and correctional nursing experience.