Press Release

Universal Health Welcomes Nurse Practitioner Ashleigh Wiggins to Hampton, Virginia Medical Team

  • July 28, 2021

Universal Health is pleased to introduce its new team member, Ashleigh Wiggins, MSN, AGNP-BC. She brings her extensive nursing experience to the Universal Health Team in Hampton, Virginia. Commenting on the appointment, Vice President of Universal Health, Joseph Park, said: “Ashleigh has quickly proven her dedication and eagerness to help residents and staff of the nursing center in our Hampton, Virginia location. She is an asset to the community, and we are excited to see her take the patient first, customer service approach.”

Ashleigh earned her Adult-Gerontology Primary Care NP Master’s degree from George Washington University School of Nursing in May 2020. Her academic training also includes two Bachelor of Science degrees: one in Nursing from Shenandoah University’s Eleanor Wade Custer School of Nursing, and one from Virginia Commonwealth University in Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science.

Ashleigh joins Universal Health with nearly a decade of experience as a registered nurse. Most recently, she served in the ICU at Bon Secours Mercy Health Systems where her team implemented care plans for patients in critical condition. Ashleigh will support Universal Health’s board-certified medical doctors in caring for patients – post-acute and long-term – who need rehabilitation services and skilled nursing care. Ashleigh is excited for the opportunity to serve her community as a part of the medical team at Universal Health. She said: “I am living my life’s passion through providing individualized patient centered care to the much deserving older adult community. I look forward to making a positive impact on the Hampton Roads Community and surrounding areas.”

Universal Health provides onsite, high-quality healthcare professionals to deliver post-acute and long-term care in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living, retirement communities and nursing homes. If you oversee operational performance and patient outcomes at a skilled nursing center or long-term care facility, Universal Health wants to partner with you to help achieve your performance goals. Please visit our website at and contact us to learn more about our services.