Patty Ackerman, CNM, DNP*

Specialty: Certified Nurse Midwife
*This provider proudly participates in the Bingham Direct Program.

We are proud to have Patty Packerman, CNM, DNP, certified nurse midwife, as part of our medical staff.

Patty has worked as a registered nurse in the emergency room and operating room, and served as clinical director of the obstetrics and newborn unit. She loves helping women who are struggling with depression and anxiety.

Patty received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing (CNM) of Midwifery as well as her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) from Frontier Nursing University in Lexington, Kentucky—one of the top-ranked programs in the United States.

Patty grew up in Grace, having lived in southern Idaho most of her life. She currently lives part-time in Grace and Pocatello with her husband John. They have six children and seven grandchildren. Her hobbies include planning family get-togethers, needlecrafts, cooking, and family history research.