BELHAVEN, NC-Katlyn Peele, a nurse practitioner, joined Vidant Multispecialty Clinic – Belhaven, located at 598 W. Old County Rd., on Dec. 12.

Peele earned a Master of Science in nursing and adult gerontology nurse practitioner studies from East Carolina University. Her areas of interest are preventative care services, chronic disease management and patient education.

“As an adult gerontology nurse practitioner, it is my goal to improve access to health care, reducing health care disparities and providing high-quality care to rural communities,” Peele said. “I am committed to helping patients achieve their health care goals, and I am very excited to serve the Belhaven community.”

Peele will be working alongside Drs. Gregory Jones and Mark Beamer, physician assistants Karen Mann, and Andrew Cox, as well as family nurse practitioners Laurie Koehler and Lue Sumerlin. Peele is accepting new patients. To make an appointment, call (252) 943-0600.

Vidant Medical Group is a multispecialty physician and provider group that is part of Vidant Health. Vidant Health is a network of interconnected physician practices, more than 12,000 employees, eight hospitals, home health and hospice programs and wellness facilities.

 

About Vidant Health

Vidant Health is a mission-driven, 1,439-bed health system that annually serves more than 1.4 million people in 29 eastern North Carolina counties. The not-for-profit system is made up of 12,000 employees, eight hospitals, home health, hospice, wellness centers, and Vidant Medical Group, a multispecialty physician and provider group with more than 420 providers in 80 practice sites. Vidant Health is affiliated with the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. As a major resource for health services and education, Vidant Health has a mission to improve the health and well-being of eastern North Carolina. For more information, visit www.vidanthealth.com.