Nicole Loos-Bartlett, DNP, RN, AGACNP-BC, PNP-BC
AGNP Program Director and Clinical Assistant Professor
Nicole Loos-Bartlett joined Boise State University in the fall of 2017 as the Nurse Practitioner Clinical Placement Coordinator for the School of Nursing’s Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Program.
Dr. Loos-Bartlett is an experienced educator as well as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She has taught in undergraduate nursing programs for the past five years, including at her alma mater, The College of Southern Idaho where she completed her ADN degree. After completing her BSN at Idaho State University she was recruited by Children’s Hospital Central California as a staff nurse in a 60 bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
After 12 years working in the NICU and the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), she enrolled in California State University, Fresno completing a Master’s of Science in Nursing. Dr. Loos-Bartlett is a board certified Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner working in private practice for the past several years. She continues to volunteer her time promoting pediatric health within her community.
Dr. Loos-Bartlett earned her Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) from Brandman University in early 2017. Her capstone evidence based project focused on decreasing preventable illnesses in public schools in an effort to increase attendance based funding awarded to elementary schools. In transitioning to providing healthcare to all age groups, she earned a post doctorate certificate as an Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner with a focus in emergency medicine.
Dr. Loos-Bartlett is passionate about improving the health of all populations by advocating for legislative actions to increase access to healthcare and advancing the profession of Advanced Practice Nurses (APRN) within the state of Idaho. She is an active member of Sigma Theta Tau, Nurse Practitioners of Idaho and the American Nurse’s Association.
As a native Idahoan, she enjoys spending time with her family camping, traveling, and riding motorcycles.