Veronica L. Carson, DNP

Veronica L. Carson, DNP
  • Practicing Department: Orthopaedics
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Female

I received a Bachelors degree in nursing at Minot State University, Minot North Dakota in 2006. I received a Masters in Nursing degree from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks North Dakota in 2010. I hold an ANCC certification as a Geriatric Nurse Practitioner and has practiced with Regions Hospital/HealthPartners since 2011. I have a passion for the aging population and bone health. I enjoys outdoor activities, reading, and spending time
with her family.

I am passionate about providing the best care possible to our Geriatric population. Our Geriatric Fracture Program offers a Mobile Outreach service which provides care in a unique, patient-centered fashion. We care for elder patients with orthopaedic concerns who reside in long-term care and assisted-living centers in the comfort of their home.

Services Provided/Procedures:
-24/7 phone consultation services for geriatricians and nurse practitioners who provide care through HealthPartners Partnering Care Senior Service
-Acute injury on-site assessments (portable xrays, admission/pre-op workup, etc)
-Postoperative on-site visits and checkups
-Procedural visits (cortisone injections for arthritis, splint or cast managment for fractures, etc)
-Collaboration of care with nursing and therapists to improve overall care and functional outcome



  • Professional School: University of North Dakota College of Nursing 2010
  • Professional School: University of Minnesota School of Nursing 2014
  • Certification: ANCC-Gerontological Nurse Practitioner