Ruth is a dedicated doctorate prepared nurse practitioner, leader, and educator. She is licensed and credentialed to diagnose, manage, and treat adults with acute, subacute, and complex chronic conditions across the healthcare spectrum in Arizona and Colorado. She helped pioneered telemedicine usage for nurse practitioners since 2011 and developed a textbook manuscript for a chapter called “Guidelines for Telemedicine for the Acute Care Provider”. She owns and operates Adult Medical Care which specializes in telemedicine consults. In her spare time, she enjoys playing with her five kids or playing soccer.