tidwell bethany 1790197937Bethany Tidwell, CRNP, has been named advanced practice provider (APP) manager for the UAB Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

The creation of this inaugural position was to ensure a seat for an APP representative at the department's leadership table.

The APP manager will effectively manage the daily operation of the advanced practice providers (APP) function in the department and coordinate human resource related responsibilities. In this role, Tidwell will serve as the primary representative of the APP community on department committees and participate actively in department decision-making. She will also be responsible for maintaining high-quality care of patients, managing APP performance, training, and professional development.

The department looks forward to Ms. Tidwell's leadership in this position as it works to further its mission of always ensuring excellent patient care.