Brooke Eischens

Job Title

  • Instructor of Nursing
    Nursing, College of Arts and Sciences

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Instructor of Nursing

Started at Bethel

2019

Education

  • Bethel University - B.S. in Nursing, 2016
  • Bethel University - M.S. in Nurse Midwifery, 2019

Biography

Brooke is a practicing, full-scope Advanced Practice Registered Nurse and Certified Nurse Midwife with experience in women's healthcare, low- and high-risk obstetrics, and out of hospital, freestanding birth center care. Her clinical interests include family planning, infertility, adolescent health, integrative medicine, and preventative health. She values lifelong learning, embracing diversity, empowering the birthing person and their support system, and is passionate about the midwifery approach to care. As a nursing instructor, Brooke brings her expertise in these areas to the classroom and encourages students to apply obstetric and gynecologic principles to the many other areas of nursing. 

Courses Taught

Fall: NUR411, NUR413, NUR419

Spring: NUR412, NUR416, NUR 496

Presentations

Midwifery: What is it?

Sexual Trauma in the Perinatal Period: Risks, Complications, & Screening for a Vulnerable Population

Becoming a Nurse-Midwife

Waterbirth in Modern Day Obstetrical Settings

Unexpected Outcomes and Fetal Loss

Certificates and Licenses

American Midwifery Certification Board Certified (CNM)

Licensed Minnesota Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN)

Licensed Wisconsin Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber (APNP)

Public Health Nurse Certification (PHN)

 

Professional Organizations, Committees, and Boards

American College of Nurse-Midwives

MN APRN Coalition

Hobbies and Interests

Brooke's clinical interests include family planning, infertility, adolescent health, integrative medicine, and preventative health. She loves teaching, embracing diversity, empowering the birthing person and their support system, and is passionate about obstetrics, gynecology, and the midwifery approach to care. When not with patients and students, she enjoys being outside with her family and traveling. 

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No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. - Aesop