New nurse practitioner on duty

Michael Lee Capps FNP-BC

By Gilda Morales

Michael Lee Capps FNP-BC, is the new face at the Van Horn Rural Health Clinic and Culberson Hospital.  Mr. Capps moved here from Waco where he has been a provider for 5 years.  He brings with him 5 years of experience as a Family Nurse Practitioner, in addition to more than 25 years experience as an RN working in ER, acute care and small, long-term hospitals.   Prior to becoming a nurse, Mr. Capps served as an Airforce medic.

Mr. Capps has a son, Eric who lives in Waco and a daughter, Sarah, who is in Georgia, also studying to become a nurse.  Mr. Capps says that he is happy to be here and that everyone has been really nice to him and has made him feel at home.

Welcome to Van Horn, Mr. Capps!