Amber Peterson brings 20 years of nursing experience to her position at Intermountain Healthcare. She joined Intermountain Healthcare because she views it as a great place to grow.
Ms. Peterson chose family practice because it allows her to care for the whole human spectrum and continue to learn and renew her passion for helping others.
Her professional journey began as a CNA at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center in Wyoming and an LPN at Cheyenne Assisted Living. She moved back to Las Vegas after completing her RN, where she has worked in several different units including ER, ICU, PACU, PICU/NICU, Interventional Services, IMC and Med surg. She’s held leadership roles in the Emergency Department which is where she worked for the last 7 years prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner.
She holds a Master of Science in Nursing from Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science and a Bachelor of Science from Chamberlain College of Nursing.
Ms. Peterson is a Las Vegas native who enjoys spending time with her children in the outdoors, including hiking, surfing, meditation, and yoga.
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science