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Joël Burns, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, FCNSContact Info


Internal Medicine

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT (1997)
Master of Science in Nursing: Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT (2008)
Post-Master's Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate: Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT (2016)

Board Certification

Joël is board certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C). She also holds current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).

  • Biography

    Joël received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, Connecticut. She went on to get her Master of Science degree in Nursing from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut. She also received a Post-Master’s Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate from Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, Connecticut.

    Joël has worked for many years as a nurse practitioner in primary care and urgent care settings. She has been responsible for providing primary care to patients ranging from 3 to   85+ years old, including preventive screenings and wellness exams. She also was responsible for providing care to walk-in patients which included the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of a variety of illnesses, diseases, and emergencies.

    Joël is pleased to join the Wethersfield Primary Care team, working with Dr. Thomas Savinelli. She welcomes new patients to the 1260 Silas Deane location. Call (860) 721-5731.

  • Clinical Interests

    Joël brings 20 years of experience as a registered nurse specializing in Trauma/Emergency Medicine and Forensic Nursing. Her interests include primary care, urgent care, and providing safe, comfortable, and compassionate care to members of the LBGTQI+ community

  • Commendations

    Academic Excellence Award for Master of Science in Nursing
    Sigma Theta Tau Graduate Nursing Honors Society, Tau Rho Chapter

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