About

Jodie Barnett, APRN, CDE, Health Coach
Jodie Barnett, APRN, CDE, Health Coach

Jodie Barnett is a Certified Diabetes Educator, Nurse Practitioner and Health Coach. She has over 15 years’ experience working as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Jodie talking with senators as aDiabetes liaison for the Diabetes Educators in Washington DC.
Jodie serving as Diabetes liaison for the Diabetes    Educators in Washington DC. Pictured  talking to Todd Tihart.

 

Jodie is a member of the National Association of Diabetes Educators and served as a state legislative liaison in Washington D.C. to promote diabetes education reimbursement issues. She served as program chair and newsletter writer for the Kansas Diabetes Educators Society.

She is a supporter of the local American Diabetes Association and believes this is an excellent resource for diabetes patients and their families. She helped launched the ADA TourdeCure Bike ride in 2009 and was chair for three years. She also served as President in 2009 and served on the board of directors for several years.

Jodie with her Husband Cody and son Clayton at Tour de Cure bike ride.
Jodie with her Husband Cody and son Clayton at Tour de Cure bike ride.

 

With Jodie’s experience in family practice she knows the burden placed on family practitioners in managing a diabetes patient. She wants to help practitioners increase the efficiency in their practice by assuming the time consuming patient training, counseling and education. She believes in personal and individualized care and is able to spend the time needed in order to help her patients.

Jodie Barnett, APRN, CDE
Jodie demonstrating saute’ vegetables in a “Healthy Living” cooking class