Get to Know Lauren Mendicki, NP

February 6, 2024

Q. Did you always know you wanted to be a health care provider? 

A. I've always enjoyed critical thinking and tended to lean towards the health care field. It was in high school that I saw a nurse practitioner and decided that that would be a fulfilling, lifelong career.

Q. What drew you to being a nurse practitioner?

A. The opportunity to make a difference in patients’ lives, whether it be big or small. 

Mercy doctor's coat

Q. What is your favorite thing about your job? 

A. Direct patient care and building trusting relationships with patients.

Q. What made you want to join Mercy?  

A. I chose Mercy because I was impressed with their collaborative environment, patient satisfaction, and prioritizing high-quality care