Education & Training
- Bachelor of Arts in Nursing from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN
- Doctor of Nursing Practice from South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Comprehensive Advanced Life Support, Trauma Nursing Core Course Certification, Neonatal Resuscitation Program
Minnesota Board of Nursing, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Melanie grew up in Madison with parents Richard Gail and Deborah Hoffmann and siblings Michelle, Marie, and Madeline. After graduating from Lac qui Parle Valley high school in 2007, she pursued her Bachelor’s of Arts in Nursing from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN. She gained experience at Sanford in Fargo, ND, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C., and Madison Healthcare Services in Madison, MN, where she worked in several areas including medical-surgical, emergency, and obstetric care. She furthered her career at South Dakota State University obtaining her Doctor of Nursing degree with family practice specialty.
Melanie currently resides in Madison with her husband, Patrick, and daughter, Charlotte. Her hobbies include traveling, baking, playing tennis, and spending time with family and friends. She looks forward to serve her hometown community and to build lasting relationships with her patients.
To schedule an appointment with Melanie, please call the clinic at 320.598.7551.