Nurse Practitioner Joins ThedaCare Physicians

Diana Scharine 

Diana Scharine, APNP, to Specialize in Primary Care in Shawano

ThedaCare Physicians-Shawano is pleased to welcome Diana Scharine, a family nurse practitioner in primary care and hospital medicine. Diana will also practice at Shawano Medical Center.   

After receiving her associate’s degree in nursing from Gateway Technical College, Diana earned her bachelor’s degree from Chamberlain College of Nursing. She graduated from Concordia University with her master’s degree as a family nurse practitioner. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and was named to the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society.

Diana says that her role as a patient’s partner in care also includes supporting, teaching and listening. Her family and faith are her foundation and she has many interests outside of work, including crafting, reading, music and theatre.

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. There is also a FastCare clinic 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™ is a community health system consisting of five hospitals: Appleton Medical Center, Theda Clark Medical Center, New London Family Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, and Riverside Medical Center in Waupaca. ThedaCare also includes ThedaCare Physicians, ThedaCare Behavioral Health, ThedaCare At Work and ThedaCare At Home. ThedaCare is the largest employer in Northeast Wisconsin with more than 6,175 employees. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.