Ms. Prendergass is licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse in New Jersey, and Nurse Practitioner in New York State.
Upon completing the requirements for her practical nursing license and registered nurse degree from Borough of Manhattan Community College and Regents College University of the State of NY, respectively, Ms. Prendergass graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from New Jersey City University. Ms. Prendergass went on to attend the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ’s Family Health Nurse Practitioner Track earning her Advanced Practice Nurse licensure.
Her career in nursing started 25 years ago at St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Hospital Center as a Licensed Practical Nurse and Registered Nurse, followed by providing direct care to patients at The Visiting Nurse Service of NY, Alpine Medical Associates and Immediate Care PC. Her experience ranges from supervising home health aides to working in collaboration with physicians and nurse practitioners in primary care settings across multiple sites. Ms. Prendergass also holds a BLS for Health Care Providers certification from the American Heart Association.