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Please note that Shriners Hospitals for Children does not administer COVID-19 testing or treatment at this time. If your child has an upcoming appointment and you or your child are exhibiting a cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath or flu like symptoms, please contact your local Shriners Hospitals for Children location to reschedule the appointment.

What to expect at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City.

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Alisha Wursten, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Alisha Wursten, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Alisha Wursten, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, is a nurse practitioner at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City. She received her Bachelor of Science in nursing from the University of Utah and her Master of Science in nursing from Westminster College. She holds an advanced practice certification as a family nurse practitioner from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board.

Alisha has been a registered nurse for over 18 years, including 14 years of pediatric intensive care experience. She is an adjunct faculty member at Westminster College in Salt Lake City. She specializes in adult and pediatric primary care and in pre- and post-operative pediatric orthopaedics.

Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two children, gardening, cooking and traveling.