Connie Hampton, DNP, RN
Interim Associate Director for Patient Care Services
Overton Brooks VA Medical Center
Connie Hampton DNP, RN will serve as the Interim Associate Director, Patient Care Services (ADPCS) effective October 27, 2014. Dr. Hampton has 19 years of nursing experience, including 11 years progressive nursing leadership. Dr. Hampton officially holds the position of Associate Nurse Executive of the Trinka Davis Veterans Village, a super clinic and community living center. As Associate Nurse Executive, Dr. Hampton secured $1.8 million dollars from the Office of Rural Health funding to improve access for female Veterans with an emphasis on gender specific care. She has served in several different capacities in the Acute Care setting at the Atlanta VA Medical Center managing all areas including Sterile Processing and the Operating room.
Dr. Hampton obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama, at Huntsville in 1998; Wound Ostomy Continence Program Certificate from Emory University in 2000; a Master of Science in Family Nurse Practitioner from Samford University in 2000; and, a Doctorate of Nursing Practice from The University of Alabama in 2010. She is a graduate of the NECHLI program and a 2015 Healthcare Development Leadership Program candidate.
Dr. Hampton is an active member of numerous professional organizations, including the Nurses Organization of Veterans Affairs, the American Nurses’ Association, Chi Eta Phi Nursing Sorority, Sigma Theta Tau and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.