Tara Johnson supports the physicians of Cardiovascular Medicine in the hospital setting. Her prior clinical experience includes two years as a Nurse Practitioner in the Emergency Department, six years as Nurse Manager in the Emergency Department, and 14 years as a Registered Nurse in the Trauma Center.
Tara attended Trinity College of Nursing where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She furthered her education by attending Maryville University-St. Louis, receiving her Master of Science in Nursing.
Tara is Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). She is licensed to practice in Illinois and Iowa.
Tara's professional interests include care and education of cardiac and emergency patients.
She enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters, assisting on medical missions, and performing volunteer work in the Quad City area.