Jordan Bahnsen Jordan Bahnsen is a communications associate in DMU’s marketing and communications office. April 28, 2014Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Noreen O’Shea Name:Noreen O’Shea, D.O.Title:Physician/Assistant ProfessorClinic:Family Medicine ClinicUndergraduate School:Creighton University, Omaha, NebraskaMedical School:Des Moines University, Des Moines, IowaInternship:Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital, Pontiac, MichiganResidency:Creighton University-St. Joseph’s Hospital, Omaha, NebraskaAdditional Degrees/Training:Certificate in Health Information Technology: Project PlanningWhat Attracted Me to Medicine:I enjoyed applied science, but also wanted a chance to work with people in a position that would always be needed. I view medicine as a vocation rather than a job.Clinical Interest:Performance Improvement, professionalism and patient safety. I also have worked much of my professional life with the uninsured and underinsured at Federally Qualified Health Centers.Conditions I Treat:Pediatric through geriatric care, including basic orthopedic care, prenatal care, emergency care and some women’s health.How I Can Help Patients:My special interest in performance improvement helps physicians be the best that they can be by looking at processes of care in a non-judgmental, non-punitive atmosphere so that all can teach and all learn about best practices.How I Spend My Free Time:Jogging (usually with my dog), bicycling, trying out new recipes and reading.Fun Fact:I am 100% Irish and have been to Ireland twice. Also, my husband and brother are both physicians.Health Advice to Live By:Moderation in all things. Stay connected to family and friends as sources of strength. Practice mindfulness. One response to “Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Noreen O’Shea” If I comment, is it as husband or physician? The roles overlap despite all you’re told.Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.