Family Nurse Practitioner
Barbara is nationally certified as both a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner and as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Nursing, and a Doctoral degree in Education, from the University of Kansas. Ms. Bridges also earned a post-Masters degree in Nursing from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She was an Associate Professor of Nursing at the University of Kansas Medical Center for nearly 40 years.
Barbara is licensed in Missouri (inactive) and Kansas (active) as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse. She works as an APRN closely with Dr. Murray.
Nurse practitioners have the authority to order, perform and interpret diagnostic test such as labs and x-rays, diagnose and treat acute and chronic conditions, prescribe medications and treatments, counsel and teach patients.
“I am thrilled to be a member of the Sastun Center team. Working with the outstanding integrative professionals to provide health care to our patients is very exciting and rewarding. I look forward to participating in your care.”
Barbara’s National Certification & Training
NCC Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, Current
ANCC Family Nurse Practitioner, Current
Center for Mind-Body Medicine
Professional Organization Memberships
American Nurses Association
Kansas State Nurses Association
American Holistic Nurses Association
Sigma Theta Tau Honory Nursing Society