I’m proud to introduce our next Mom, Melissa Collier. As a member of American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, she knows what it is like to be on the front lines. Melissa has been featured in Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare and is a member of Chi Eta Phi Nursing Sorority. Her latest endeavor includes branching out and starting her own business, ReUp Hydration Health and Wellness. Melissa is very passionate about the benefits of staying hydrated for both pre and post natal Moms. ReUp Hydration Heath and Wellness can help. One of the most effective ways of addressing dehydration and lack of nutrient absorption is IV Nutrition Therapy. Clients receive direct absorption of essential electrolytes and vitamins with almost 90% absorption. Hydration infusions can improve your immunity and even enhance your skin as well. Visit www.reupatl.com to schedule a consultation and to learn more about I.V. Hydration. In addition, Melissa Collier is also a co- owner of Pathways Health, designed to mentor rising nursing students to give them space to practice and refresh nursing skills. Pathways Health also offer CPR courses for everyone who wants to become CPR Certified. Check out Pathways Health.
Melissa, where are you from? I was born in Albany, GA. However I was primarily raised in Henry County graduated from Stockbridge High School
How many kids do you have? 2 ( 8 year old daughter) 4 year four legged Bischon Frise
What do you love about Peachtree City and the Fayetteville area? I love still having a southern atmosphere.
What’s your favorite restaurant and/or place to shop in Peachtree City? One of our Favorite restaurants is The Italian Oven. We love to hang out at the Avenue in Peachtree City
Tell us about your career? I’ve been a Family Nurse Practitioner for 4 years. However, my nursing career totals over 16 years. I started out as Medical Assistant, CNA, LPN, RN, BSN, Masters in Family Nurse Practitioner. My background is Medical Surgical, Critical Care, Urgent Care, Cardiology, and Mental Health.
How did you decide on this Business? During my nursing journey. I saw the need for educating our community on the importance of health and wellness.
What is the best thing about your job? The best thing about my job is that I have the opportunity to spend more time with my clients. Also, I enjoy the flexible scheduling to be with my daughter more.
Advice for Mom’s or a Mom hack you would like to share? Moms, don’t forget you are important. We have a lot of roles…we are chefs, teachers, IT, PE coach, nurse, counselor, and soo much more. Remember we have to take time out for ourselves and remember the importance of our own health and wellness. In order to take care of our families, we have to first take care of ourselves first.
To learn more about ReUp Hydration Health and wellness and/or to schedule a consultation, visit www.reupatl.com.