Posted On December 18, 2020
Tearsanee Davis, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP
Dr. Tearsanee Davis is the Director of Clinical and Advanced Practice Operations for the Center for Telehealth at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. She is responsible for all day to day telehealth clinical operations at the Medical Center. These telehealth services include Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) for chronic disease management, TeleMental health, Corporate Telehealth, Specialty Telehealth, and Store and Forward services.
With over 20 years of nursing experience, she has worked in various healthcare settings which include private practice, community health, emergency medicine, and academia. The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) has been a pioneer in Telehealth for over 15 years and the program has grown exponentially in the past 6 years. The UMMC Center for Telehealth now has numerous sites of service and delivers a large array of medical specialties.
In addition to representing the Center for Telehealth at various professional organizational meetings and committees and serving as principal investigator for numerous telehealth research projects, she is considered a thought leader for Telehealth in the rural community. She is a member of numerous professional organizations and participates in committees that promote the profession of nursing and bring attention to improving access to care for all. Dr. Davis received her Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Master’s degree (MSN) with a focus in Family Nurse Practitioner form Alcorn State University, and Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (BSN) from the University of Southern Mississippi.