Angelica Simmons

Director of Patient Access

Angelica Simmons became Angela Hospice’s Director of Patient Access in July 2023, and began her journey with the non-profit in 2021 as a Clinical Nurse Manager. From there, she transitioned to Patient Access Manager before taking lead of the department.

With 10 years of clinical experience in a variety of nursing specialties – including cardiac stepdown, inpatient and home hospice, medical ICU, and neurosurgical ICU – Angelica was with Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, Beaumont Oakwood, and Henry Ford Hospital before making the move to Angela Hospice.

For the last six years, she’s been a member of the American Nurses Association, and earned her Master of Science in Nursing from Spring Arbor University, where she also received her Master of Business Administration – Organizational Consulting Concentration.

Outside of Angela Hospice, Angelica volunteers with a variety of organizations, and guest lectures at local universities for graduate nursing programs, where she discusses leadership.