OHHC-Woodsfield Welcome Nurse PractitionerPosted 10/22/21
Ohio Hills Health Centers is pleased to welcome Jenna Brown, a Board Certified, Family Nurse Practitioner to Woodsfield. The addition of Jenna to the OHHC team will allow the Woodsfield Site to offer evening hours until 7 pm, four days a week- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
“We are thrilled to have Jenna join our staff. She will allow OHHC to expand our evening hours to better meet the needs of the community. Jenna will also accept walk-in patients for urgent care type needs,” said Jeff Britton, CEO, OHHC. “Jenna is an experienced provider with a background in Urgent Care. Jenna understands OHHC’s mission is to make healthcare accessible and affordable for all area residents and she is eager to be a part of the community.”
Jenna has a strong background in nursing and has a proven ability to promote and build positive relationships with her patients and their family members. Jenna’s clinical experience includes pediatrics, women’s health, adults, and the treatment of chronic and acute illnesses. Prior to coming to OHHC, Jenna worked at Barnesville Surgery, Inc., Wheeling Hospital, Genesis Healthcare System and Muskingum Valley Health Centers Urgent Care.
Jenna obtained a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology from Ohio University Eastern, St. Clairsville, Ohio, Associate of Science in Nursing, Belmont College, St. Clairsville, Ohio and a Master and Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Oho University, Athens, Ohio. Jenna is Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
“I am excited to be joining the OHHC-Woodsfield team,” said Jenna Brown. “I am glad to be able to offer evening hours and to accept walk-in patients as I think this will be a tremendous benefit to the community. I look forward to building a relationship with my patients and taking an active role in the community.”
A nurse practitioner is an advanced practice registered nurse that has additional education and experience. A nurse practitioner is able to prescribe medications, perform in-office procedures, communicate diagnoses, and order and interpret diagnostic tests. Nurse practitioners are integral members of the health care team in many hospitals and clinical practices.
Office hours for Jenna begin November 1st at the new Woodsfield location-584 Lewisville Road, Woodsfield, Ohio 43793. Her hours will be Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9 am-7 pm. OHHC will continue to offer early morning appointments on Wednesdays at 7 am. To schedule an appointment with Jenna Brown at OHHC-Woodsfield please call 740-239-6447.