Rita Bellamy

Administrative Secretary
Credentialing Coordinator

Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University
3001 Mercer University Drive
Atlanta, GA 30341

Office No: (678) 547-6732
Office FAX: (678) 547-6796
E-mail: Bellamy_LK@Mercer.Edu

Ms. Bellamy holds experience in human resources associated with employee onboarding, benefits, and hiring.  She also has recent professional experience associated with credentialing medical and nursing staff personnel.  Prior to joining Mercer University, she served as the credentialing coordinator for Acadia Healthcare, Lakeview Behavioral Health, and Riverwoods Behavioral Health.

As credentialing coordinator, Ms. Bellamy is responsible for supporting the students enrolled in the program for successful onboarding into practice within clinical agencies. Her responsibilities include tracking credentialing compliance associated with student placement at external agencies. She also provides assistance to faculty and students, organizing and maintaining paper and electronic filing systems, maintaining various databases and/or spreadsheets, initiating recurring administrative processes related to the academic calendar, and coordinating or assisting with GBCN projects and events.