Rita Couillard, APNP
Certified Family Nurse Practitioner


"I believe it is important to be part of a collaborative healthcare team that treats every patient as an individual with compassion, dignity and respect."


Rita Couillard is certified family nurse practitioner. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, she worked as a registered nurse in the medical specialties of cardiology, critical care, pre-operative evaluation, post-operative recovery and corrections. In addition, she worked for 15 years as a nurse manager at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Rita holds a master's degree in nursing from the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee and a bachelor's degree in nursing from Carroll College in Waukesha, Wisconsin. Rita resides in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, with her husband and their chocolate lab. She and her husband have three adult daughters, two son-in-laws and three grandchildren.

Hobbies/Special Interests:

Rita enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, cooking, playing piano and doing yoga in her spare time.


Master of Science in nursing - University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Bachelor of Science in nursing - Carroll College, Waukesha, Wisconsin
Diploma in Nursing - Milwaukee County General Hospital School of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Board Certification(s):

Certified Family Nurse Practitioner