Family Nurse Practitioner, Our Medical Provider Team

Taryn Bishop, FNP is is accepting new patients. She is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner who joined the Wood River Health team in May 2022. She graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2006 and worked in an emergency department and critical care setting as a registered nurse for several years in Connecticut.

Bishop earned her master’s degree from Sacred Heart University in 2017 as a Clinical Nurse Leader and moved into nursing management for a few years prior to obtaining a post master’s certificate from the University of Rhode Island as an FNP. For the past five years, she has transitioned from an urgent care provider to building a large panel of primary care patients in our community. She has a passion for patient-centered care, focusing on education and patient empowerment. She lives in Westerly with her husband and two children.