Jana Lilyerd, MSN NP-C will join the family at Appleton Area Health Services (AAHS) on July 23, 2012. She comes to AAHS with over 25 years of nursing experience; most recently in Mora, MN. Jana received her AAS degree in nursing from Tacoma Community College, then went onto receive her BSN degree from Seattle Pacific University. In 2012, she received her master of science degree in nursing from the College of St. Scholastica.
Jana is the third generation in her family to choose nursing as her career path. She is currently taking appointments for all ages; specializing in Geriatrics. She is looking forward to being with patients for the long haul.
Jana has managed two health clinics, the build out of an electronic health record with a project team and telemedicine technology. She is passionate about community education and will be hosting educational events on a regular basis. Have a health topic that you would like to learn more about? Email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Growing up in Washington state, her dad worked for a military brokerage company. She also lived in Colorado and Virginia for a period of time. So what drew Jana to Appleton? She loves open fields and country life and was impressed with the friendliness of the community during her visits to the area.
Jana and her Siberian Husky, Blue are excited to become members of the Appleton community. Some of her interests include quilting, sewing, gardening and scrapbooking. She is also an avid outdoor person – you can find her fishing, hunting, biking and even rollerblading on a regular basis.
Jana states it simple, “I am giving back what gifts I’ve been given and am very blessed to have this opportunity.” Meet her in person at Appleton Area Health Services’ Foundation 1st Annual Best Ball Golf Tournament on Saturday, July 28 at the Appleton Golf Course, social hour takes place at 4:30 p.m. with the brand unveiling to follow. To schedule an appointment with Jana, please call 289.1580.