Rachael Mealey, MSN, FNP-BC, AGACNP-BC is a Nurse Practitioner currently working in the Emergency Department at The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She is a dual certified Family Nurse Practitioner and Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She began her clinical work in neurology as her nursing background was in neurocritical care. She worked primarily with epilepsy patients until moving on to emergency medicine where she continues to practice. Within both her clinical roles she has worked on quality improvement projects and enjoys medical education. Rachael is also a simulation instructor and lecturer in The School of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania. In addition to her role in the simulation lab she is clinical faculty in the Streamlined Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP program.