PEDIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER
Joia Henson is a pediatric nurse practitioner at Kettering Physician Network Pediatrics in Springboro. She has more than eight years of experience specializing in infant, child and adolescent health.
SCOPE OF SERVICE
Pediatric primary care; specializing in infants, child and adolescent health, providing exceptional pediatric health care to infants to 18 years of age.
2008 - Master of Science, Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Board Certified – Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) - Certified Nurse Practitioner (CNP)
Member, Kettering Physician Network, Allied Health Steering Committee
Member, Kettering Physician Network, Quality Advisory Committee
“Working with children has always been my focus and is the best part of my practice. I enjoy seeing the positive impact preventative medicine has on children and their overall well-being. “
- Joia Henson APRN-CNP
What is a Certified Nurse Practitioner?
A Certified Nurse Practitioner is an Advanced Practice Provider (APP) who has completed a master's or doctoral degree program and has advanced clinical training. They work in collaboration with physicians to diagnose and treat health conditions. Just like a physicians, APPs can make a referral, provide physical exams, order and interpret tests, and prescribe medications.