Jennifer Haas has joined SalusCare, Inc., as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) treating adults and children with mental health and substance use issues.
Haas will see patients with appointments at SalusCare’s Ortiz Avenue location at 2789 Ortiz Ave. in Fort Myers and at SalusCare’s Cape Coral location at 1105 Cultural Park Boulevard.
She is a graduate of Walden University in Minneapolis, Minn., with a master’s degree in nursing. She also received her nursing degree from Gateway Technical College in Wisconsin.
Haas worked as an LPN or RN in Wisconsin for 13 years, including experience as a nurse in pediatrics, internal medicine, family practice, orthopedics, obstetrics and ambulatory care. For the past two years, she has worked as an ARNP for a private medical group in Fort Myers.
She is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
About SalusCare, Inc.
SalusCare, Inc., is the largest, most comprehensive mental health and substance abuse treatment program in Southwest Florida, serving 17,000 people per year of all ages from seven locations in Lee County. The non-profit organization offers crisis stabilization, detoxification, outpatient and residential treatment as well as prevention programming and an Employee Assistance Program for about 50 area companies. The majority of programs are accredited by CARF, the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.
SalusCare services are not free. Fees are charged on a sliding scale, based on family income. In many cases, private insurance is accepted. SalusCare is a United Way partner agency.
For more information, call 239-275-3222 or visit www.SalusCareFlorida.org.