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Andrea L. Meekins

Andrea L. Meekins, CNP

Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, and Nurse Practitioner
4.9 / 5 (Based on 535 Ratings) Learn More

Office Information

About Me

Experience

Education

2008 - Creighton University, Omaha, NE, Nurse Practitioner

Certifications

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Reviews

October 16, 2019
I felt that Andrea listened to what I had to say and answered all my questions and she was really vigilant I should say on what was going on with me.
October 02, 2019
It's always a blessing to see Andrea Meekins and her staff is quite efficient. Everything went perfect. Everything went great at the. thank you very much.
October 01, 2019
I felt rushed. I had questions, but was rushed so I did not have time to ask them.
September 30, 2019
My experience was excellent.
August 23, 2019
Check in she was extremely friendly and Andrea Meekins our first time meeting her was AMAZING A+++++++!
August 23, 2019
Very professional and caring people. My appointment time was right on, never waited. Pleasant appointment
August 21, 2019
I have been a patient of NCH for about 15 years and have always had a great experience.
August 16, 2019
Andrea Meekins is a very nice lady. She made my wife and myself very comfortable. I'm not comfortable now because I have to go back to work but, some people have to do that to make sticky stuff for sick people.
August 16, 2019
Yes, I would like them to get the check ups closer to where I live. I asked her to do that and she said she was going to do it in Mitchell, but I'd like to know why you're on possible Regional Hospital can't have someone do this cuz it cost me like $300 just to go down there because I have to pay for somebody to take me down there and the wear and tear on the car plus the gas. So if they could have somebody even closer than Mitchell, I would really be great. Okay. Thanks.
August 14, 2019
Overall, it was a great experience. Not knowing what to expect with a cardiac stress test, I was a bit apprehensive. But everyone I came into contact with, was reassuring, caring, professional, and did their best to make sure that I understood what was happening. I appreciated everything that was done for me.
August 09, 2019
I was very happy with my visit. Didn't have much of a wait time, even for a test that had to be done.
August 09, 2019
Yes, I thought it was very important. She gave all the information that I needed to take and get and we'll just have to wait to take and see what she had to take and say to the other two surgeons that she works with. I appreciate it very much. Thank you.
August 06, 2019
I have a background in interior design and have noticed that while the facility is contemporary looking some of the exam room furniture looks scuffed and a rolling stool has a torn seat cover. This lack of maintenance could lead me to wonder about standards in other areas. NCH has a good reputation. Let's keep it that way and take care of equipment/furniture. (Or perhaps purchase higher quality items so that wear is not so obvious in only a year's time.) Thank you for the good care I have received.
August 06, 2019
Yes my experience down there was very good. It was very move you along. Didn't leave you sitting. It was, it was good.
July 30, 2019
Everything was very well taken care of, explained very well.
July 29, 2019
wish they could find a different way to do the altra sound on my device, laying on their beds hurts my back, otherwise, I have no complaints about how I am treated at the heart hospital.. thanks
July 24, 2019
You have a great staff and outstanding outstanding. Doctor was a wonderful. I don't like to go to the doctor a lot but she is one of the best I've ever been to.
July 17, 2019
She took plenty of time and showed she cared about my health.
July 17, 2019
Was a very good experience
July 17, 2019
Yes, I was very well-satisfied with my trip up there yesterday and everything went smooth and I'm glad everything turned out okay so I'd recommend you to anybody. Thank you.
July 16, 2019
Yes. Andrea Meekins was very thorough, very professional and very confident and I have a lot of confidence in her. I nothing but the utmost respect for her. Thank you. Bye.
July 12, 2019
Front desk people where great offered the grandchild a pen and paper so shr wouldn't get bored.
July 11, 2019
I really appreciate Andrea Meekins was a very helpful to me understanding what was happening.
June 25, 2019
You can stop calling the second night in a row. That's how you can improve this survey. I did this last night and now I got the call again. So check who you're calling and get your Robo machine in line.
June 25, 2019
Have had nothing but good experience with the all levels of care I had though-out my heart surgery - even the billing department :-)
June 21, 2019
the staff was curteous and very polete and helpful!!
June 21, 2019
Andrea Meekins is always so pleasant and has a caring attitude. I love her!
June 19, 2019
The only negative thing I would say is your new way of doing the registration. There was such a backlog of people I could not believe I thought I would never get in there. But anyway that I did not care for, but Andrea was very pleasant, very helpful, and I really enjoy seeing her. Thank you.
June 17, 2019
I recently had a provider elsewhere and I did not appreciate it because he did not listen to me. But I went down to Heart Hospital down there and directed me to a general physician, and I would just like to rate him excellent too - he's one of the best. Thank you.
June 12, 2019
We enjoyed the appointments because everybody seemed to be enjoying their job and enjoying working with each other and all of the nurses were very helpful and understanding and just helpful. That's all.
June 11, 2019
I am always pleased every year when I come to my annual checkup. Everyone is very polite and I am always treated with respect.
June 07, 2019
Yes, the doctor did very well, I was very pleased with her and I would go back to her, and I'd recommend anybody to go to her. Thank you.
May 31, 2019
Excellent care. Timely consideration for the patient.
May 30, 2019
Great annual checkup.
May 07, 2019
I just have nothing but the best to say. They were very, very friendly and explained everything, and I was very, very pleased. I would highly recommend them. Thank you.
April 29, 2019
I have yet to hear back what my test results were. I think she was going to call today. Thank you.
April 26, 2019
Very pleasant and informative.
April 23, 2019
We really appreciate working with Andrea Meekins. She is an asset to North Central Heart.
April 23, 2019
Yeah, I was very well pleased with our visit and my daughters were also, please so I guess that's all I have to say. Thank you.
April 12, 2019
Very good appointment, very satisfied. Thank you.
April 10, 2019
My experience with Andrea was just great. I'd recommend her to anybody. I think she just does outstanding job. Not only a good doctor, but I like her personally too great job. Thank you.
April 05, 2019
Andrea is a complete, wonderful person. I love her. She is really nice. Thank you and have a good day.
April 03, 2019
Everyone was kind,sincere, pleasant and patient. A truly wonderful facility.
April 02, 2019
If you want to do most improved I would have you take Andrea Meekins and have her teach everybody how to be a compassionate caring person who really shows a true interest in our patient cuz that's what he's got. That's what everybody needs. Thank you.
March 26, 2019
Well, everyone. All the helpers really did a great job. Bye.
March 19, 2019
In my... life, I've had... I've been to several institution... several hospitals, and... I'd say that... Avera mechanic... McKennan Heart is the best. Thank you.
March 18, 2019
Everyone polite and explained everything well. Good and complete explaination by phone after PA consulted doctor.
March 12, 2019
It was top notch as always.
March 01, 2019
The time I waited to see the medical staff was a reasonable time period.
February 27, 2019
Yeah, Andrea and the (INAUDIBLE) Heart Hospital have just been great over the years I've had my appointments out there. Very professional. I would also like to say whether it was Andrea, the nurses or Dr. Meekins as much as I (INAUDIBLE) I would happily recommend that place and I have already to people. (INAUDIBLE) I feel very comfortable there and am glad I'm a patient there. Thank you.
February 27, 2019
Andrea Mikas is an excellent PA. She was just great at my appointment. I would recommend her highly.
February 26, 2019
Great checkup examiner was polite, detailed, and very professional.
February 22, 2019
Questions were answered, swift to get in and on my way, all good.
February 22, 2019
I would just say Andrea was very professional. She would be definitely someone that I feel comfortable talking with, you also feel really well. And she's very accommodating for any requests that I had that kind of stepped outside of what we were dealing with me personally. getting Labs that I wanted done as long as I was there. Saw very professional excellent bed side manner and I'd recommend her to anybody. Thank you.
February 19, 2019
Hi, yeah, they did really well. They explained, she explained everything the other day when we were there, and I'm so glad cause I had some questions and I would recommend them to everybody. Thank you and have a good day. Bye.
February 06, 2019
I just wanted to tell you that Andrea Meekins is really nice. She's keeps me calm, she answers my questions. Nothing is silly. I don't know. I just have always enjoyed having her as my (INAUDIBLE) doctor. Bye.
January 28, 2019
Yes, I was very happy with what this gal did, and she was very helpful to me, and very pleasant, and I appreciate that.
January 25, 2019
Thank so much Andrea. You are a wonderful health provider. I very much thank you. Say hi to Dr's Mahrous and Hubbard for me.
January 25, 2019
I have been a Mayo patient & was very impressed how I was treated!! I am glad I came to Sioux Falls!! Could not ask for better care!!!
January 21, 2019
Fabulous!
January 18, 2019
We were there on a referral by my regular doctor about a CT that showed a problem with the aorta. The referral was to Dr. Hibbard who is on vacation. I was seen by his PA. She was very thrall, shared the information with the surgeons who are ordering further tests. We have confidence that I am getting the best care.
January 15, 2019
Doctor was very concerned, spent a lot of time with me, spent time with me before the appointment in my.... in another room because I had...had a person checking my device, and she came in there and talked to us before the regular appointment. I was very happy with that. So, thank you.
January 11, 2019
I had an ultrasound after talking to the doctor. I left then I haven't heard any results from the ultrasound yet. I am taking it for my granted that it was. Okay, but I don't know for sure. Thank you.
January 09, 2019
I had a very good experience and I feel safe and confident when I am talking with the doctor, and that clinic so I was very satisfied and and it was helpful the information for me. And so I look forward to seeing her again. Thank you.
January 04, 2019
I felt way too many places to check in. Not sure why start inside door then the ladies to fill in all info then again inside waiting room door. Thought kinda needless but whatever. Did get excellent care.
January 04, 2019
A very good experience. She was... thought she did an excellent job of explaining and we talked about my problem and it was... it went well. So I was very pleased. Thank you.
January 02, 2019
Very professional and caring
January 02, 2019
It was a very pleasant visit they answer all the questions I had and everything was done in a timely manner could not ask for anything better.

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