Junction, Texas (October, 18, 2021)
Ashley Byler and Shawn Gasaway are the latest additions to the medical staff at Muleshoe Area Medical Center.
Recently graduated from the nurse practitioner program at the University of Colorado, Ashley acquired an interest in medicine while caring for her grandmother. She entered health care as a nurse caring for patients in the El Paso and Las Cruces area. Before coming to Muleshoe, she cared for patients in the ER as well as Med-Surg departments. Ashley loves the small town setting that Muleshoe provides, “I have met some of the nicest and most generous people in Muleshoe,” Ashley said. She continues, “I love the small town feeling and the safety and security this area provides. It’s so much more relaxed than living in a bigger city.” Caring for the entire family, Ashley will be seeing patients of all ages at the Medical Clinic of Muleshoe. If you would like to make an appointment with Ashley you can call the clinic at 806-272-7544.
Shawn Gasaway, APN comes to us from the Central Arkansas area, and will be staffing the emergency department at the hospital. Shawn got into medicine as an 18 year old when he joined the Army as a medic. After the military Shawn worked in emergency Medicine as a first responder for 15 years. Becoming a Registered Nurse and then a Family Nurse Practitioner, Shawn has built upon his skillset starting in the military to specialize in emergency care. Shawn says, “Emergency medicine is especially rewarding because I get to use all the training I have received over the years. When a patient comes in, every case is different and requires quick thinking to help each person the best way possible.”
“We are very happy to have Ashley and Shawn join us at Muleshoe Area Medical Center,” says Dennis Fleenor, Administrator at MAMC. He continues, “These two will be a great addition to our staff and serve the Muleshoe Area very well.”
Ashley Byler, FNP is the new Family Nurse Practitioner at the Medical Clinic of Muleshoe
Shawn Gasaway will be staffing the Emergency Department at Muleshoe Area Medical Center.