Amy Schmitt, NP
Amy Schmitt (she/her) is a Nurse Practitioner employed with Ochsner Health. She attended the University of South Alabama, where she obtained her Master of Science in Nursing. She is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner and works primarily in Emergency Departments.
She is also the Gilead Focus Grant program coordinator at Ochsner Medical Center - New Orleans on Jefferson Highway and Ochsner Baptist. The grant provides funds to HIV and HepC test everyone who checks into the emergency department, with the grant's goal to find those undiagnosed with HIV/HepC and get them linked to care to prevent further spread.