BiographyMegan M. Gillespie, A.R.N.P. is an advanced registered nurse practitioner at the UW Neighborhood Olympia Clinic.
Gillespie's clinical interests include reducing the stigma associated with mental illness and providing care to the underserved population.
Gillespie's philosophy behind patient care is to first establish a trusting relationship with her patients. Discussing mutual goal setting and establishing a follow-up plan are keys to success. Also, she includes primary prevention and patient education in all patient interactions.
Personal InterestsGillespie enjoys downhill skiing, cycling, camping, walking along the beaches of the Pacific Northwest, traveling to new places, and spending quality time with her family.
Acute illness and injury, Behavioral healthcare, Children's care, Chronic disease management
Seattle Pacific University-School of Nursing
Medical education, 2015
- Family Nurse Practitioner, 2015, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners