Nurse Practitioner Tina Bettin, DNP, Earns Award

Tina Bettin, APNP

ThedaCare Physicians-Manawa Provider Receives State Honors

Tina Bettin, a nurse practitioner at ThedaCare Physicians-Manawa, has received the 2013 American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Nurse Practitioner State Award for Excellence. Bettin will be recognized in June at the 2013 AANP National Conference in Las Vegas.

This award is given annually to a dedicated nurse practitioner in each state who demonstrates excellence in their area of expertise.

Bettin earned her master’s degree in nursing from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and is certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She also holds a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree.  She has worked for ThedaCare since 2000.

ThedaCare™ Physicians includes more than 144 employed physicians and 70 nurse practitioners and physician assistants at 22 locations throughout the region and includes specialists in family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, sports medicine, rehabilitation, orthopedics and general surgery. Also, two FastCare clinics are located in the Fox Cities and another FastCare clinic is located in Shawano. According to the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, ThedaCare Physicians is also the nation’s leader in implementing Open Access, same-day appointment services for its patients.  ThedaCare Physicians is also the leader in implementing an electronic medical records system, including a patient portal called MyThedaCare, that allows patients to access their medical information, request appointments, refill prescriptions, and consult their physician from their home computer.

ThedaCare (www.thedacare.org) is a community-owned health system consisting of Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca, ThedaCare Physicians, Ingenuity First, and other health care services. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with nearly 5,400 employees. To get the latest health news, follow ThedaCare on Facebook and Twitter.