Spartanburg, SC, November 22, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Registered Nurse Betty Abernathy has been approved as a provider for United Healthcare. Betty has been with Wellness Family Medicine since 2000. She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina (USC) Nurse Practitioner program with a Masters of Science in Nursing.
United Healthcare is "working to create a system that is connected, aligned and more affordable for all involved. One that delivers high quality care, responsive to the needs of each person and the communities in which they live. We are also partnering with care providers, collaborating in new ways to improve patient care." (https://newsroom.uhc.com/about-us-1.html)
Ms. Abernathy treats all types of primary care problems and is most interested in women’s health issues, cardiovascular disease, and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder. Her goal is to provide holistic patient care with an emphasis on patient education and close follow-up. Betty Abernathy is the one of the Upstate’s senior Nurse Practitioners in the area of Occ Med. She has been a nurse practitioner since 1997.
She upholds the values and goals of Wellness Family Medicine to o prevent many of the illnesses that Americans experience through lifestyle adjustments, dietary changes, exercise and nutritional supplementation. Part of the practice’s philosophy is to empower the patient by providing reliable information about prevention issues and primary care.