faculty profile

Patrick Stieve   MSN, ACNP-BC



Patrick Stieve is a board certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner with expertise in the management of critically ill patients. He graduated from the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in 2011 with his MSN-Acute Care Nurse Practitioner degree while specializing in the Intensivist focus. Patrick started his NP career at Indiana University Heath Methodist Hospital, spending 4 years caring primarily for CVICU patients. He transitioned back to Nashville in 2015, joining Tristar Centennial Medical Center, where he currently practices throughout the ICUs. Patrick has a vested interest in critical care ultrasound and evidence based management of critically ill patients.


  • MSN - ACNP, Vanderbilt University 2011
  • BSN, University of Iowa 2008


  • ACNP-BC, American Nurses Credentialing Center

Current Research/Scholarly Interests

  • Management of critically ill patients
  • Critical care ultrasound

Academic Interests

  • Evidence based practice in the ICU
  • Critical care ultrasound