Melody Swonger, BSN is the Nurse Manager at New Vitality Centers. Melody has been in this role since 2019. She provides all patients with high-quality personalized care and great customer service by using her nursing experience and administration background in healthcare to give the highest quality of care.
In 1997, Melody completed her Associates Degree in Nursing, and her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing Administration at USF in 2000 and graduated both with honors. Melody worked at St. Joseph's/Tampa Children's Hospital from 1988 through 2001 beginning in an administrative role then transitioning into a Pediatric PALS certified nurse. Melody has worked in various pediatric areas such as Pediatric Intensive Care, Neonatal Intensive Care, Medical Surgical, Peds Oncology, and more, as her love for children and nursing drove her to this point in the medical field.
Throughout her healthcare tenure, she worked in several clinics and hospitals as a Charge Nurse, Nurse Manager, Nurse Recruiter, Travel Nurse, and Nursing Director. From 2001 to 2008, Melody continued her career in pediatrics caring for many children and their families and then transitioned into the Labor & Delivery field of bedside nursing. From there, she transitioned to adult health nursing in the office setting.
Melody enjoys mentoring and training our staff to provide our patients with excellent, personalized care. Melody is excited to assist you in your journey with New Vitality Centers.