Our mission is to provide compassionate, holistic care with evidence-based interventions to patients with chronic wounds.
About Beatriz Coccaro-Word, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC, CWS
Beatriz is a doctorally prepared board certified adult and wound management nurse practitioner. She has over twenty years of experience in wound healing and believes that healing chronic wounds requires a multidisciplinary team approach. She delivers compassionate, personalized, effective care that focuses on improving patient outcomes while offering evidence-based treatments with an emphasis on value-delivery.
Beatriz completed her initial training as a Registered Nurse in 1993 and became board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as an adult nurse practitioner and by the American Board of Wound Management as a certified wound specialist (CWS) in 1999. With over twenty years of clinical experience in the field of wound healing, she continues to stay current with the latest evidence-based treatments and pursues excellence in education, completing a Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree in 2020. As a result, Beatriz brings to every patient a strong clinical knowledge coupled with a nursing holistic approach that not only focuses on the wound itself, but on the entire patient while considering other important aspects of the patient’s life such as the family, home and work environment, and social issues.
Conveniently serving the Fort Myers, Lehigh Acres, and Cape Coral, Florida Community