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Barbara Rush, MSN, FNP-C

Adult Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplant, Nurse Practitioner

Texas Transplant Physician Group: Adult Blood & Marrow Stem Cell Transplant

4450 Medical Dr, 1st Flr
San Antonio, TX 78229

About Barbara Rush, MSN, FNP-C

After completing her Associates Degree in Nursing at Cape Cod Community College in West Barnstable, Massachusetts, Barbara pursued a Bachelor of Science and later a Master of Science degree in Nursing from University of Texas at El Paso in El Paso, Texas.

Barbara joined the oncology nursing staff at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. Two years later, she became the Charge Nurse on the Oncology floor and also served as an associate clinical instructor at University of Incarnate Word in San Antonio.

In 2005, Barbara became the Charge Nurse in the Bone Marrow Transplant Outpatient Clinic at Methodist Hospital where she served until joining Texas Transplant Physician Group in early 2013.

Barbara is a chemotherapy- and bone marrow transplant-certified nurse.

Education

Medical School
BSN, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX

Residency
MSN, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX

Certifications & Memberships

Family Nurse Practitioner

Affiliations

Texas Nurse Practitioners, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, and Sigma Theta Tau International Nurses Honor Society

Gender

Female

Languages Spoken

English

Procedures & Conditions

Procedures

  • Autologous bone marrow transplant
  • Allogeneic bone marrow transplant
  • Bone marrow biopsies
  • Chemotherapy infusions
  • Transfusions
  • Stem cell infusion

Indications for Treatment

  • Aplastic anemia
  • Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Leukemia (acute and chronic)
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic syndrome
  • Testicular cancer

Specialties

Adult Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplant
Nurse Practitioner

Office Locations

Texas Transplant Physician Group: Adult Blood & Marrow Stem Cell Transplant
4450 Medical Dr
1st Flr
San Antonio, TX 78229
Phone: (210) 575-3817, (800) 298-7824
Fax: (210) 575-4113

Billing

(210) 575-6904

Additional Locations

Texas Transplant Physician Group: Adult Blood & Marrow Stem Cell Transplant Administrative Office

4410 Medical Dr, Suite 410
San Antonio, TX 78229
Phone: (210) 575-6904
Fax: (210) 575-6131