Jesse Christianson, BSN, RN

Position title: DNP Student | Adult/Gerontology Primary Care NP


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Education: ADN, Madison College; BSN, Capella University.

Clinical Experience: 2 years in memory care as a LPN, 2 years in skilled/long-term/acute nursing in a rehab facility as a RN, 2.5 years on a Neuro/Gen Med unit working with strokes, seizures, withdrawal, and general maintenance as a BSN, RN.

Scholarly Interests: Decreasing opiate use with the incorporation of cannabis therapies.

Advanced Practice Goal & Clinical Interests: I would like to work with the aging population to help decrease opiate use, assist in pain relief with the use of updated methods, and improve quality of life.