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Dr. Laura Hudson DNP, APRN, FNP-C
-Owner & Provider

Dr. Laura Hudson is Doctor of Nursing Practice, AANP Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner providing holistic health care in her comfortable office-based setting. With over 17 years of college education, Dr. Hudson has studied at multiple institutions to achieve a broad knowledge base, allowing her to address many healthcare needs. As an independent Nurse Practitioner, she can be your PCP or someone you seek counsel from regarding your specific concerns. Dr. Laura enjoys focusing on individual wellness and believes someone’s mindset can greatly impact their health. Because of this Laura enjoys taking extra time with her patients to educate them on how the body operates in health and sickness. Dr. Hudson works with her patients to guide and empower them as they help their body function at its best.

Since beginning at the Journey to Wellness, Integrative Wellness Center in early 2016, Laura has been focused on providing women’s healthcare including basic gynecological care, along with managing several conditions with pharmaceutical, complementary and alternative treatment options. Dr. Laura has extensive knowledge regarding the use of Therapeutic Cannabis to help those of her patients who qualify and wish to certify for the NH Therapeutic Cannabis Program. She also enjoys managing thyroid and gastrointestinal dysfunction and has attended courses to expand her skills with regards to nutritional counseling and management.

Dr. Laura also has a passion for teaching and often hosts Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant Interns from several local Universties. She believes it is important to mentor new Nurse Pactitioners as they completes the clinical hours required for them to graduate. This allows for the future leaders of healthcare to be exposed to functional and holistic methods which they will hopefully integrate into the care they provide once practicing independently.

Experiences

2001 - 2004  3-year Associates Degree in science- Dental Hygiene *Cum Laude

2004 -2005  Bachelors Degree in Science - Dental Hygiene *Magna Cum Laude,  -Minor focus in advanced coursework in nursing.

2004 Trained and certified to administer nitrous oxide

2004 National Dental Hygiene Honor Society: Sigma Phi Alpha Inductee

2005 Level 1 Therapeutic Touch Practitioner

2005 Trained and certified to administer a local anesthesia

2005 Teaching Intern –community health

2005 Per diem University clinical instructor

2004 - 2013 Advance trained pediatric and adult dental hygienist and oral health educator.

2010 - 2012 Associates degree -Nursing *Cum Laude

2011 Nursing Honor Society - Phi Theta Kappa Inductee

2011 – Current Founder / CEO Seacoast Toy Towers, motivational and rewards program for kids

2011 Level 1 Reiki Practitioner

2012 - 2016 Pediatric, adult, disabilities & geriatric nurse with independent and management positions

2015  Infection Control Practice –research and implementation clinical internship

2014 - 2015 Bachelor's in science -Nursing *Summa Cum Laude

2014 American Nursing Credentialing Center, specialty board certification -Pediatric Nursing Specialist

2014   Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

2014   Golden Key International Honor Society

2015  Medical Mission –Dominican Republic

2015 - 2016 Masters of Science –Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner *Summa Cum Laude

2015 – 2016 Clinical internships: Internal medicine, pediatrics, dermatology, gynecology and urgent care

2016 American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

February 2016 Joined My Friend’s Gynecologist and Primary Care for Women.

May 2018 Nominated and Selected as a Trademark Women of Distinction

July 2018 Formed Compass Family Health LLC  -Owner

February 2019 BioTE Hormone Optimization Program -Certified Provider

2019 Inductee Society of Collegiate Leadership and Achievement

2019 Selected by Today's Nurse - as A Top Nurse Practitioner

2019 Awarded membership to Worldwide Leaders in HealthCare

2019 Honored Member: Continental Who's Who of Professionals

2018-2020 Doctor of Nursing Practice degree 4.0 GPA

2021 Nurse Practitioner Fellowship Cllinical Placement Practitoner

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Rebecca Turner MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Rebecca is an ANCC Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, NP Turner worked as a Registered Nurse for 9 years. Rebecca has experience in  medical-oncology, community health and most recently worked as an RN at a therapeutic boarding school for adolescents. With a goal of being more autonomous, and to impact a larger patient population, Rebecca decided to return to school and become a Nurse Practitioner. In 2021, she obtained her Masters’ of Science Degree in Nursing, graduating Cum Laude from Simmons University in Boston Massachusetts.

Rebecca is a qualified independent provider, but due to the team approach at Compass It is common to see NP Turner working alongside Dr. Hudson. Rebecca enjoys evaluating and treating acute and chronic health problems along with providing yearly physical exams and common mental health medication management. Rebecca looks forward to educating her patients and guiding them to reach an optimal level of health. When Rebecca isn’t working, she enjoys spending time with her 3 children and her husband of more than 20 years.

Experiences

2010 - 2013 Associates’ Degree in Science-Nursing

2014 - 2017 Registered Nurse & Charge Nurse -Hospital Medicine

2017 - 2018 Registered Nurse -Community Health

2017 - 2019 Bachelors’ Degree in Science -Nursing *Cum Laude

2018 - 2020 Registered Nurse -Oncology & Chemotherapy

2020 Registered Nurse -Therapeutic Boarding School

2020 Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Inductee

2019 - 2021 Masters’ of Science –Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner *Magna Cum Laude

2020 - 2021 Clinical Internships: Pediatrics, Family Medicine, OB-GYN, Functional Medicine & Hormone Health

2021 American Nursing Credentialing Center, Board Certification -Family Nurse Practitioner

October 2021 Joined Compass Family Health as a full-time primary care provider

2021- Current Nurse Practitioner Fellowship: Externships in Internal Medicine, Physical Therapy / Pain Management, Dermatology

Rebecca feels that she was fortunate to intern with a variety of providers during her time in school, including a rotation with Dr. Laura Hudson at Compass Family Health. After learning a great deal about functional medicine during her rotation with Dr. Laura, Rebecca applied for a Nurse Practitioner Fellowship position at Compass Family Health. Rebecca Started with Compass in October 2021, and has been building her knowledge and experience though specialty clinical experiences and advanced training programs, while welcoming new patients to the practice.

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Susan Gosselin FNP-C, APRN, MSN

Susan Gosselin is a AANP certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She started her Nursing career as a Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Research Nurse at the Children’s Clinical Research Center at Yale New Haven hospital in 1988. Here she specialized in infusion therapy administering chemotherapy and training other colleagues in venous access devices and was recognized as a certified IV/Chemotherapy therapy nurse (ONS). This is where her love for knowledge in complex life threatening blood disorders, cancers, rare genetic, metabolic, neurologic and general medical problems was cultivated. In the Summer’s, She worked in the infirmary at Paul Newman’s Hole in the Wall Camp where children from around the world were allowed to experience a normal Summer camp experience despite having a life threatening blood disorder.

In 1992, she enrolled in a Pediatric Master’s Program at the University of Virginia, where she focused on Oncology and specifically the bone marrow transplant (BMT) process. She participated in a pilgrimage to other hospitals BMT units in grad school (UVA, Washington Children’s, Sloan Kettering, Boston Children’s, Maine Medical Center). She graduated Magna Cum Laude.

After starting her family, Sue began a career in Adult Oncology, becoming involved in the National Oncology Nursing Society. She rose from staff nurse to many other leadership roles ranging from an infusion nurse specialist, Clinical leader, Breast Cancer Nurse Navigator, Manager and ultimately Director of Hematology and Oncology for a local NH hospital, building cancer centers and supporting patients and their families in the local community. During this time, she served on some prestigious non-profit organizations on their Board of Directors and participated in many cancer fundraising efforts.

In 2011, she entered into a Family Nurse Practitioner Post Master’s Certificate program at Regis College. It was an important transition to focus on improving patient’s lives as a skilled practitioner. This was encouraged by her Mother who had passed away from Pancreatic cancer. After Graduation, she started as the only Family Nurse Practitioner in a Primary care office for over 7 years, where she had the pleasure of caring for many families and their children, in a practice with over 6000 patients. The many years of cancer care served her well, allowing cancer prevention, knowledge about blood disorders and primary care knowledge to flourish in a holistic manner. She also worked in Urgent care settings, Community Health settings, and other primary care offices part-time where she acquired minor surgery and emergency skills. She currently works Full time in a retail healthcare setting as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Sue joined Compass Family Health in November, 2019 and has become a valued part-time provider. She continues to provide holistic medicine with an appreciation for the importance of functional medicine in helping patients feel their best. Sue is certified as a BioTE bioidentical hormone optimization practitioner. She also has become a Therapeutic Medical Cannabis certifier for those individuals who meet medical criteria in NH. Sue is accepting patients at this time.

Sue is married to the love of her life and they share two children now serving in the Air National Guard. She spends her time off traveling and enjoying spending time with family and friends.

Meet the Team

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Hallie

Hallie is our practice manager. She has several years of experience in healthcare and loves the closeness of the private office setting. Hallie helps with clinical assisting, billing and insurance, as well as with medical records. If you have a billing question she will likely be one of the people to help you get answers.

Alex, RN

Alex is a Registered Nurse and our clinical manager. She has a bachelors degree in Nursing Science. She handles many of our consultations, education visits, triage and prior authorizations while over-seeing the clinical staff. She is available to help you with questions as she is a link between you and your provider.

Kaylee, CMA

Kaylee is a certified Medical Assistant who has also been formally trained in phlebotomy. She is currently working towards her Nursing degree while working full-time at the office. You are likely to see Kaylee at the office during your appointment as she gathers information from you at the beginning of a visit. Kaylee can help you with clinical questions and often sends out prescriptions, results and lab slips.

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Suzanne, MS

Suzanne is one of our medical assistants and patient educator.  She has extensive knowledge and experience in holistic healthcare with a Masters Degree in nutritional science. In conjunction with your provider, Suzanne is available to review lab results and discuss dietary planning and weight management goals.

Kayla, LNA

Kayla is one of our medical assistants. Kayla is also a Licensed Nursing Assistant and has been working in medicine since 2017. You might see Kayla at the office during your appointment, as she updates your records, takes your vitals and assists during procedures. Kayla helps the rest of the clinical team by answering patient questions and often sends prescriptions, results and lab slips.

Marney

Marney is our financial coordinator.  She works remotely to help with billing and bookkeeping. There may be times where your financial questions are forwarded to her to review. Since she is only in the office sporadically, please be patient if it takes a little time for her to get back to you.

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We pride ourselves on being a tight knit group of ladies that share the same goal to help others. To ensure we function well as a team we often share lunch most days and engage in team building activities monthly. These are a few photos of us engaging in some team activities.

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