Yvonne M. D'arcyBSN, MS, NP, CRNP, CNS, FAANP
Ms. D’Arcy, MS, CRNP, CNS, FAANP is a pain management and palliative care nurse practitioner with 20 years of experience. She practiced most recently at Suburban Hospital-Johns Hopkins Medicine in Bethesda, Maryland. Ms. D’Arcy received her nursing education at Viterbo University in La Crosse, Wisconsin, and Winona State University in Winona, Minnesota.
Ms. D’Arcy is a member of a number of professional societies, including the American Association of Nurse Practitioners where she was recently inducted as a Fellow. She serves on the editorial boards for such journals as the Journal for Nurse Practitioners, Nursing, and Pain Management News.
Ms. D’Arcy has authored or co-authored more than 100 articles and 10 books, including the award-winning Compact Clinical Guide to Cancer Pain Management: An Evidence-Based Approach for Nurses, How to Manage Pain in the Elderly, and How to Manage Pain in Addicted Patients. She has given more than 170 presentations at facilities and professional society meetings nationwide.