Amanda Hackbarth, APNP, joins Affinity Medical Group
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(Chilton, Wis.) — Affinity Health System and Ministry Health Care are pleased to welcome Amanda Hackbarth, APNP, to Calumet Medical Center’s family medicine department. She will be providing care at 618 Memorial Drive in Chilton.
A board-certified, adult-gerontology nurse practitioner, Hackbarth provides holistic care to older adolescents and adults. In addition to offering primary, palliative and hospice care with a focus on health promotion and prevention, she has a special interest in the diagnosis and management of chronic diseases. Hackbarth diagnoses and treats conditions such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), congestive heart failure (CHF), hypertension and others.
Hackbarth holds a Master of Science in Nursing from Marian University in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Hackbarth received board certification from the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
"Establishing relationships with patients and helping them achieve the best quality of life is important to me," said Hackbarth. "I want all patients to feel as though they have received comprehensive, compassionate care every time they leave the office."
When not in the office, Hackbarth enjoys spending time outside on her hobby farm, spending time with her family and baking.
For more information or to make an appointment, please call 920.849.3800.
About Ministry Health Care
Ministry Health Care (ministryhealth.org) which includes Affinity Health System, is an integrated healthcare delivery network serving more than 1.1 million people across Wisconsin and eastern Minnesota. Ministry generates nearly $2.2 billion in annual operating revenue with 15 hospitals, 46 clinics and 10,000 associates, including 700 physicians and advanced practice clinicians. In 2013, Ministry Health Care joined Ascension, the largest Catholic and not-for-profit healthcare system in the nation. In that same year, Ministry became part of Integrated Health Network (IHN), which represents more than 5,000 physicians, 500 clinics and 42 hospitals in northern, central and eastern Wisconsin. IHN was created to improve the quality, efficiency and value of healthcare services in the markets served by its members.
Ministry is ranked among the top 20 percent of healthcare systems in the country according to Truven Health Analytics, and five Ministry hospitals are ranked in the top 10 in the state in Medicare’s Hospital Value Based Purchasing (VBP) program. Network Health, co-owned by Ministry Health Care and Froedtert Health, has received 4½-star recognition by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for its Medicare Advantage plans.
Ascension (ascension.orgn) is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all with special attention to persons in poverty and those struggling the most. In FY2015, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Approximately 150,000 associates and 35,000 aligned providers serve in 1,900 sites of care – including 129 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. In addition to healthcare delivery, Ascension subsidiaries provide a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.