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Kristene Diggins, DNP, MBA, FAANP, CNE, NEA-BC, DC, is a doctorally-prepared Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), with more than a decade of experience both in family practice and geriatrics, including experience in the urgent care setting. She currently is a clinical trails sub-investigator for CVS Minute Clinics. Kristene is an inducted Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and was recently elected as on the Selections Committee for the Fellows of AANP. She also serves as an adjunct faculty and has earned Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) credential.
Financial: Kristene Diggins has employment relationships with CVS Health, Cerebral, Matrix Medical Network, Purdue University, Global Kaplan University, and Wingate University. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Kristene Diggins is an appraiser for ANCC’s new Pathway to Excellence ® and the co-chair for AANP National Convenient Care. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and the National Convenient Care Association.
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