Scharmaine Lawson

Lawson, Scharmaine: - As seen on CBS Evening News with Katie Couric, ABC, and Fox networks, Dr. Scharmaine Lawson is a nationally recognized and award-winning nurse practitioner in New Orleans, Louisiana. She is a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN), winner of the 2013 Healthcare Hero award (New Orleans City Business magazine) and 2008 Entrepreneur of the Year award (ADVANCE for Nurse Practitioner magazine). Dr. Lawson, NP has received numerous honors and awards for her contributions to healthcare in New Orleans since she became a family nurse practitioner in 2000. Dr. Lawson was inspired to make house calls while caring for her grandmother, who was ill and needed an in-home doctor. She serves a large geriatric population in the comfort of their private homes, group homes, or assisted living facilities. After Hurricane Katrina, Dr. Lawson was instrumental in caring for the sick and disabled in Read More chevron_right