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Jennifer Ward, WHNP

Jennifer Ward, WHNP

Care Provider

Jennifer Ward joined Peninsula Women’s Care in July 2018. Prior to becoming a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, Jennifer has been blessed with a rewarding career in women’s health nursing since 2009, practicing in hospital and clinic settings.

"I am very fortunate to work alongside providers and staff members who share the same healthcare philosophy. My goal is to provide compassionate and collaborative healthcare services for all women, while also facilitating healthy pregnancy and delivery outcomes.”

Jennifer was most recently an undergraduate clinical instructor at the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s School of Nursing. Her professional nursing experience encompasses a variety of women’s health services, including: labor and delivery, postpartum, outpatient surgery, ultrasound, breastfeeding education, and centering pregnancy care. Jennifer and her husband have been married for 12 years; she is also a mother to two little boys. With her combined personal and professional work experiences, Jennifer is able to provide patients with knowledge and guidance needed to have the healthcare experience they desire. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys traveling, photography, reading, and spending time with her family and friends. Jennifer is also prior military and originally from San Diego, California.

 

Professional
  • BS in Nursing, Wayland Baptist University, 2009
  • MS in Nursing and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2018
Memberships
  • Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses
  • National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

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