Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
Jennifer Johnson practiced as an ICU nurse for 8 years and completed her Nurse Practitioner program in 2017. She joined Kern Endocrine Center with great enthusiasm to help Jasleen Duggal, MD manage her diabetic patients. Jennifer is trained for pump therapy and pump education. Jennifer is board-certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and licensed by the state of California to provide clinical care to all ages. Jennifer first completed her RN training from Bakersfield College in 2013 and then went on onto earn her BSN from CSUB in 2015 while working as an RN as an ICU nurse. Challenged and inspired by medicine, she continued her Nurse Practitioner studies at Samuel Merritt University.
In a short period, Jennifer has been exposed to various fields (Endocrinology, Cardiology, Rheumatology, OB/GYN, Family Practice, and Burn Services). She has quickly gained the trust and respect from her peers that refer patients to her for treatment. Her passion to help treat and educate our community about diabetic care continues to grow.
Jennifer has a strong nursing skill-set and strives to provide the most effective health care possible. Fully attentive to her patients, she firmly believes in a comprehensive evaluation of each patient by taking the time to listen and understand their needs to structure the most appropriate care plan and consequently a better outcome.