Janine Bourelle, FNP-C
Janine Bourelle, MS, FNP-C is a Family Practice Nurse Practitioner and provides family-centered healthcare to patients of all ages. Her scope of practice encompasses health promotion, disease prevention, and diagnosis and management of common and complex health care issues from childhood into adulthood. She is proud to be a Bakersfield native, attending local schools through college and being able to serve the community in which she was raised. Janine graduated from California State University Bakersfield with her Bachelor’s in Science of Nursing in 1997 and worked as an RN for local hospitals, home health, and The Centre for Neuro Skills (CNS) working with people with brain injuries. She was the director of Nursing at CNS and was a Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse. She earned her Master’s in Science of Nursing in the Nurse Practitioner program at California State University in 2001. After becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2001, she began working at Centennial Medical Group. Janine continued to work at the CNS as a Nurse Practitioner providing health care for clients with acute illnesses as well as health maintenance physicals until 2003. Janine has the unique combination of strong clinical skills and interpersonal skills, taking the time to listen to her patients to acquire the information needed to provide the best possible care. She strives to build long-lasting, trusting relationships with her patients allowing her to understand their particular needs and provide a comprehensive approach to managing their healthcare.