Under the supervision of Dr. Joshua Allen, the entire team at East Texas Primary Care is dedicated to providing professional and compassionate in-home primary health care services.
Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Certified hospice and palliative registered nurse since 2012
Junior League of Lufkin 2014 – 2020 serving in multiple chair positions during her tenure
Served on the Board of Directors, Texas & New Mexico Hospice Organization, 2015 – 2017
Nurse of the Year, Angelina County 2018
Provider for Angelina County Jail through Southern Health Partners
Medical Director of Country Place Senior Living in Livingston, TX
Contract NP with Diagnostic Medical Testing
Contract NP with Accent Care Hospice
Contract NP with Amedisys Hospice
Contract NP with Choice Hospice
Contract NP with Affinity Hospice
Amber obtained her Associates Degree in Nursing in 2011 at Angelina College and completed her Bachelors of Science in Nursing at Stephen F. Austin State University in 2017. In 2020, she graduated with honors, completing her Masters of Science in Nursing with a specialty in family practice as the inaugural class at Stephen F. Austin State University.
Prior to obtaining her Nurse Practitioner (NP) degree, Amber worked for a local hospice for 10 years and began serving as Clinical Coordinator and Alternate Supervising Nurse in 2012. She became the Director of Nursing/Clinical Director in 2014, managing outpatient and inpatient hospice and palliative services until September 2020.
Since that time, Amber has served her community as a Family Nurse Practitioner, making home based primary care visits.
Over 20 years of Experience
Certified Food Care Nurse
Jennifer became a Licensed Vocational Nurse after graduating from Tyler County Hospital School of Vocational Nursing. She later received her Registered Nurse license after earning an Associates Degree in Nursing from Excelsior College.
Working for over 20 years as a nurse, Jennifer has a wide range of experience including surgical nursing, obstetrics and gynecology, med-surg, primary care, and hospice, as well as being the Director of Nursing for a local hospice provider. She is a Certified Foot Care Nurse, including care of diabetic foot conditions.
Jennifer is the proud mother of two girls, one attending a local high school and another pursuing a degree in education at Stephen F. Austin State University.
20 years of healthcare Experience
Stephanie has 20 years working in the healthcare industry with experience in insurance authorizations, billing, medical records, electronic medical record maintenance, and patient compliance. As Office Manager, she functions as the air traffic controller and is most often the voice you hear when calling our office.
Stephanie and her husband have a son, two daughters, and two wonderful grandchildren that call her “Birdie”. In her free time she enjoys gardening as well as searching for seashells and fossils.