Jackie Tewes APRN, CNP, MSN is the founder and owner of Flourish Medical + Wellness and is a board-certified family nurse practitioner with over 10 years of experience in medicine. She graduated with honors from the University of Nebraska Medical center and completed her internship at a rural clinic in David City, Nebraska. With a family practice background, Jackie has experience in treating most medical conditions from sinus infections to autoimmune disorders. However, her special interests include wellness, preventative medicine, women’s and men’s health, hormone therapy, and mental health.
Jackie’s practice style is patient-centered and based on patient-provider teamwork. She encourages patients to be active participants in their healthcare decision-making and teaches patients how to advocate for themselves in the medical world. When it comes to healthcare, Jackie believes health is far beyond a medical diagnosis, but rather the combination of physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being.
During her years of clinical practice, she received the Summa Cum Lauda award for patient communication for five consecutive years, which places her in the top 1% of clinicians in the United States. This award represents her patients’ sense as being known, unique individuals, how well they feel listened to, and how well they understand their medications and instructions.
Outside of work, Jackie enjoys spending time with her family, coaching basketball and volleyball, gardening, fishing, and being outdoors. Family and faith are an integral part of her life and the foundation to the care she provides to her patients. Check out the Who We Are & Where We Came From page to learn more about how Flourish came to be.
Meagen Kelly has a passion for holistic health and wellness. She holds a BSN from Minnesota State University and has been caring for patients over the past 17 years. Meagen’s ongoing wellness learning is focused on mind, body, spirit, and emotions. She believes in a proactive wellness approach and strives to empower patients to take control of their health to live a long and happy life.
At home, Meagen enjoys spending time with family and friends, being outdoors, cooking, and continued learning about wellness. In both her professional and personal life her focus is to live a wellness centered life. Her and her husband have two teenagers who never stop moving and are a daily reminder to keep smiling.
Rachel Ash brings an insightful eye to the team at Flourish Medical + Wellness. With over 18 years of clinical licensure in social work and two years of care ministry in the church, she has worked with people of all ages and backgrounds in examining their life situation, identifying strengths and obstacles, and individualizing treatment plans that help them reach their goals. She is excited to transition from the therapy role into a coaching role, and looks forward to the team approach that considers mind, body, and spirit in a person’s overall wellness. Faith is very important to Rachel, and she believes wholeheartedly that each person has a unique purpose. She sees her role in coaching as the vessel for what God will do in the lives of others, as they move from brokenness and chaos to flourishing. Her skills include dedicated listening and empathy, thorough assessment, insightful observations, and authentic feedback. In addition to her professional experience, Rachel has personal testimony of the impact of hormonal health on mental well-being, and is excited to support others on their own journey to total wellness.
In her personal life, Rachel and her husband enjoy boating, being outdoors, and hopping between the activities of their three young sons.
“Jackie is a very nice, caring and understanding doctor. Made me feel important and at ease. Thanks Jackie.”
“It was my 1st visit, I was impressed by the length of my visit. Dr. Tewes was very friendly, thorough, interested. She talked easily and worked with me as easily as any doctor I’ve ever worked with. Extremely impressed.”
“Always spends the time needed and goes the extra mile! Will seek out answers when they are needed. Always makes me feel like I’m well cared for!”
“Jackie is excellent. I rarely visit the doctors office, but when I do, she is attentive, listens and never makes me feel rushed. Don’t let this one go!”
“Thank you for everything you have done for my family. It is such a blessing knowing that you have a doctor that understands you and what’s best for you and your family. Thank you for being an amazing doctor.”
“No doctor could come close to you. You are thorough, compassionate and kind.”
“Jackie is truly unique in her capacity to listen and understand the individuality of each patient.”
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