OWNER: APRN, CRNA, PMHNP-BC
West Texas native, Tamara (Tammy) Vaught has 25 years of experience in the healthcare field. She loves her profession as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) and has recently become double boarded as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC). After four years of working with mental health patients at Ketamine Clinic of West Texas, it became apparent that there were additional needs in the community for a more diverse practice that could serve the people of West Texas more completely in their mental health needs. Tammy is excited about taking her expertise down a new avenue by providing a much-needed service to West Texas.
In her off time, Tammy loves spending time with her family. Whether it be at home with her husband and two kids or hitting the road on vacation with extended family or friends, Tammy loves to connect with people and values experiencing life.
- RN & Associate of Applied Science: Angelo State University 1998
- Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing: University of Phoenix 2001
- Master’s of Science in Nurse Anesthesia: Oakland University 2008
- Post-master’s certificate – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner: University of Cincinnati 2021
Tammy worked 8 years as an RN; most of that time was spent at Beaumont Health Systems in Royal Oak, Michigan as an Emergency Center and Medical Intensive Care Unit nurse. She entered Oakland’s graduate program in 2006 and graduated in 2008. She has been a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist for 13 years. Tammy has provided thousands of anesthetics for patients of all ages and health status’, and for a wide variety of medical specialties. In January of 2020, she decided to pursue a second master’s degree and graduated in August 2021 as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.