Heather Farmer, RN, BSN, CHPN

Director of Quality Assurance

Heather has enjoyed working for Gentle Shepherd Hospice since 2003, where she has worked in the areas of marketing, patient care, and quality improvement. She has a passion for providing compassionate and competent clinical care and helping her colleagues develop this same attitude.

Prior to coming to Gentle Shepherd Hospice, she worked in skilled home health care. It was there that she discovered her passion for helping people in the home environment.

She received a BSN from the University of North Carolina in Greensboro in 1989. In 2007, she became a Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse.

She and her husband Keith love watching their sons grow into young men. In her free time she spends many hours going to sports games, recitals, and church activities.