Yvonne Rice

Yvonne Rice MSN, DNP

Yvonne Rice received her BSN from the University of Kentucky in 1993. She earned her MSN, family nurse practitioner track, from Eastern Kentucky University in 2012. Dr. Rice completed her DNP at Eastern Kentucky University in 2014. Her capstone project was titled, “Implementation and Evaluation of a Trauma Team Simulation Training Program.” Dr. Rice obtained a post master’s certificate and certification as an adult gerontological acute care nurse practitioner in 2015.  She is certified as a family and acute care nurse practitioner. Her nursing practice spans more than 20 years, in the trauma ICU as a bedside nurse and with the Trauma and Acute Care Surgical Team as a nurse practitioner. She serves as a clinical preceptor for advance practice students and for the College of Health Science pre physician assistance program.

Contact Information

Email: yprice2@uky.edu


BSN, University of Kentucky, 1993
MSN, Eastern Kentucky University, 2012
DNP, Eastern Kentucky University, 2014