Ingrid Hansen, HIV Specialist Nurse.
HIV Specialist Nurse
and what formal credentials do you hold?
I received my BSN degree in 1983 from the University of Chile in Valaraiso, Chile. I then became a public health nurse in California and worked in a number of settings in California and Illinois before moving to Texas. I am licensed as a nurse in Illinois, California, and Texas. I am certified as an AIDS nurse, and I am a HIV counselor and a family planning counselor. My current position is as a patient educator for a county health district, assessing the needs of HIV positive pregnant and nonpregnant women.