Belle A. Matheson, FNP, ACHPN
Belle is a nurse practitioner with the palliative care team at Hennepin County Medical Center. She earned a bachelor's degree in nursing from Johns Hopkins University and a master's degree in nursing from Georgetown University. She is a board-certified family nurse practitioner, an advanced certified hospice and palliative nurse, a Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association approved educator, an End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium trainer, and an Honoring Choices facilitator and trainer. Nursing is her second career; she also has a master's degree in linguistics from the University of California at Berkeley, where she specialized in Native American languages and sociolinguistics. Belle sees patients at the Comprehensive Cancer Center as well as other outpatient clinics.