COSHOCTON -- Coshocton Hospital welcomes Coshocton native Kari Latham, CNP, back to her home community as a certified family nurse practitioner at the Pleasant Valley Clinic in Coshocton. She is accepting patients age six months and older and works in collaboration with Smriti Vaid, MD, and Arthur Papadopol, MD, as a part of the medical practice located at 1390 Pleasant Valley Dr. in Coshocton. As a certified family nurse practitioner, Latham provides a full range of clinical care including the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and management of acute and chronic health conditions, with a focus on a family-centered approach to life-long health care.
Kori Latham, CNP, graduated from Coshocton High School as the salutatorian of her graduating class. She went on to earn her Bachelor of Science in Anatomy and Physiology from The Ohio State University, graduating Cum Laude. While still a student, she worked as a teaching assistant in anatomy, providing instruction in anatomic structure to undergraduate students. She earned her Master of Science in Family Nursing Practice from The Ohio State College of Nursing and completed her certification as a family nurse practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Latham's clinical experience includes work with geriatric, medical surgical, infant, obstetrics/gynecology, high acuity and psychiatric patients. She worked as a registered nurse with The Ohio State University Wexner Medical center, where she specialized in burns and chronic wound care. She also volunteers as a certified nurse practitioner at the Hope Clinic of Coshocton.
Latham is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses (OAAPN), and the Sigma Theta Tau National Honor Society. She is the daughter of Robert and Wanda Latham of Coshocton.
To schedule an appointment with Kori Latham, CNP, at the Pleasant Valley Clinic, call 740-295-5922. She is taking new patients and looking forward to using her skills as an advanced practice nurse to serve the Coshocton area community that she states has already given so much to her.