Dr. Elizabeth R. Houglan, DNP

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Dr. Elizabeth R. Houglan, DNP

Adult Health Nursing (Nurse Practitioner) | Female

333 Commerce St Ste 700, Nashville, TN 37201 Get Directions
(844) 232-0500

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As a Adult/Family Nurse Practitioner, I believe we are all responsible for our health and that patients have the ability...
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4.2 based on 5 responses
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Specialties

  • Adult Health Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Family Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)

Conditions Treated

Dr. Houglan says..

As a Nurse Practitioner for over 20 years in civilian and military settings, I have extensive experience helping patients get healthier and learn to take better care of their health. I mentor, coach, advise, and educate my patients and their families. I encourage patients to discuss their health care goals with their family members and health care providers and complete Advance Directives. I am a certified Patient Centered Advance Care Planner (through Gunderson Lutheran) and completed my Doctoral Project "End of Life Discussions in the Community". All patients have the right to have their end of life wishes known and followed.

I have extensive experience caring for patients with chronic medical problems like chronic lung disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, smoking, and obesity. I also am a strong advocate for hospice services for medically frail individuals who would benefit from those services. I provide home visits for home bound patients.

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  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Diseases
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

Procedures Performed

Dr. Houglan says..

I perform physical exams for a broad range of health care needs and make referrals as needed for additional services. I perform well woman care, provide education on urinary incontinence, birth control, and other women's health issues.

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  • Breastfeeding Counseling
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Insurance Physical Examination
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Prenatal Care and Counseling
  • Smoking Cessation Treatment
  • Spirometry
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Well Woman Health Examination

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Undergraduate School
    Akron City Hospital's Idabelle Firestone School Of Nursing

    Graduated in 1985

    Kent State University

    Graduated in 1988

  • Other Education
    Kent State University

    Completed in 1995

    Northern Kentucky University

    Completed in 2000

    University Of Toledo

    Completed in 2015

Awards & Recognition

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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Adult Health Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Houglan's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
Under 10 minutes

Experience with Dr. Houglan

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Houglan's Care Philosophy

As a Adult/Family Nurse Practitioner, I believe we are all responsible for our health and that patients have the ability and the responsibility to care for themselves. My job is to coach, mentor, advise, recommend, lead, and teach, but ultimately the patient has to choose to be healthy or not. Lifestyle changes are not easy, but if you want to work, I will give you all the help I can to get you to your goals.

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Dr. Houglan says...

As a Nurse Practitioner for over 20 years in civilian and military settings, I have extensive experience helping patients get healthier and learn to take better care of their health. I mentor, coach, advise, and educate my patients and their families. I encourage patients to discuss their health care goals with their family members and health care providers and complete Advance Directives. I am a certified Patient Centered Advance Care Planner (through Gunderson Lutheran) and completed my Doctoral Project "End of Life Discussions in the Community". All patients have the right to have their end of life wishes known and followed.

I have extensive experience caring for patients with chronic medical problems like chronic lung disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, smoking, and obesity. I also am a strong advocate for hospice services for medically frail individuals who would benefit from those services. I provide home visits for home bound patients.

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Dr. Houglan says...

I perform physical exams for a broad range of health care needs and make referrals as needed for additional services. I perform well woman care, provide education on urinary incontinence, birth control, and other women's health issues.