Kingman, Arizona, June 2, 2020 – Kingman Regional Medical Center (KRMC) is pleased to welcome Jennifer Shade, FNP-C to the KRMC Primary Care team at the KRMC Hualapai Mountain Campus.
As a family nurse practitioner, Jennifer Shade provides care to patients of all ages. She treats a range of conditions – from acute illness, like cold and flu, to chronic disease, such as diabetes.
Shade has been with Kingman Regional Medical Center throughout her 10-year nursing career. She has provided medical care to emergency room patients and in interventional radiology.
Ready to move into preventive care and help patients manage chronic conditions, Shade decided to continue her education with Chamberlain College of Nursing. She became a nurse practitioner in 2019.
She draws on her nursing experience to shape her approach to patient care. “I want to maintain open communication with my patients,” she says. She emphasizes the importance of patient education – making sure patients understand their condition and treatment options so they can make informed decisions about their health.
About Kingman Regional Medical Center
(KRMC) is a 235-bed multi-campus health care system in Kingman, Arizona that employs over 1,900 employees, 150 volunteers, and 270 physicians/allied health professionals. KRMC is the largest provider of health and wellness services in northwestern Arizona. It is home to an advanced imaging center, cancer center, cardiovascular center, rehabilitation and balance center, wound care center, sleep disorders center, acute rehabilitation specialty hospital, primary and specialty care clinics, hospice home, and beautiful wellness center. KRMC is also a teaching hospital offering residencies in emergency medicine and family medicine and a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. The hospital received the Arizona Innovation Award for its efforts to proactively enhance healthcare in a rural community. The hospital’s vision is to provide the region’s best clinical care and patient service through an environment that fosters respect for others and pride in performance.