What is a Nurse Practitioner?
A Nurse Practitioner is a Registered Nurse who had pursued a Master's or Doctorate of Nursing Degree, which enables him/her to diagnose illnesses, prescribe medications, order screeening and diagnostic lab works, X-rays, MRIs, CT scans and so forth and treat most chronic conditions and acute illnesses.
Josephine Jacques is a board certified Nurse Practitioner who has been in the medical field for over 25 years. She has earned her degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner at the University of Massachusetts in Lowell and her undergraduate degree at Emmanuel College. She has worked with a variety of patients including dialysis patients, geriatric patients and sub-acute patients. She has some special training in functional/integrative medicine. She is also a registered Suboxone provider.
At Fountains of Health, you can expect to be treated with respect and dignity in a friendly environment.
We believe in customized and individualized care for each client. We recognize that no two people are alike and we work our best to find and meet your unique needs.
Our appointments are tailored so you have time to discuss your heath care needs one on one with the Nurse Practitioner and a plan of intervention is developed just for you. .