Entries by Health Partnership Clinic

Fun with Flu Season!

By Maureen Caro, FNP-BC, Family Nurse Practitioner, Health Partnership Clinic This is usually the time of year that flu and cold season really starts picking up! The holidays are in full swing, and there’s the rest of winter to get through. This post will look at some common concerns and discuss some pointers about the […]

Navy veteran aircraft mechanic shifts to health and healing.

Written by Catherine Rice, Vice President of Marketing, Health Partnership Clinic For Navy veteran Lee Champion, RN, the experience of working on airplane engines was a precursor to what became a lifelong commitment to health and healing. Today, Lee serves as Health Partnership Clinic’s Clinical Director and brings more than 20 years of nursing experience in administrative, leadership […]

Diabetes and the Role of Lifestyle Coaching

Post written by Gwenyth Wagner, DNP, APRN, Adult Nurse Practitioner, Health Partnership Clinic There’s a combination of factors that help someone with diabetes get control of their blood sugar and reach their target A1C, which is typically 7.0% or lower. An A1C is sometimes referred to as the “three-month blood sugar” as it reflects the average […]

Ten Nurse Practitioners Play Key Role at HPC.

Post written by Wael S. Mourad, MD, MHCM, FAAFP, Family Physician and Chief Health Officer Medicine and health care are team sports. We all have our roles and contribute to the common goal of taking care of our patients. Here at Health Partnership Clinic (HPC), an important role is that of the nurse practitioner. 2019 Nurse […]

Health Partnership remembers Veterans Day, November 11th.

In tribute to the men and women who have served or are currently serving in our nations’ armed forces, HPC will host an informational table at the Olathe clinic with resources, refreshments and giveaways on Monday, Nov. 11, during regular clinic hours. Information and cookies will be available at our other sites for patients and […]

Employee Spotlight: Emily C. Day, DDS

We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, get to know the HPC team in a fun new way. Name: Emily C. Day, DDS Department: Dental Title: Director of Dental Department Primary work location: Olathe Outreach How long have you worked at HPC? Seven weeks How did you get into your […]

HPC Celebrates Medical Assistants Recognition Week October 21st-25th

Post written by Wael S. Mourad, MD, MHCM, FAAFP, Family Physician and Chief Health Officer A medical assistant (MA) is an allied health professional who supports the work of physicians and other providers such as physician assistants and nurse practitioners, in a variety of clinical settings. MAs can become certified through an accredited program and perform […]