Ladiz Ochoa
September 25, 2023

Jamy Josey

Family Nurse Practitioner

Jamy Josey, APRN, FNP-C

Jamy is a dedicated and highly skilled healthcare professional with a wealth of experience and expertise in nursing, specifically as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She holds a Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC) from Texas A&M Corpus Christi, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Texas A&M International University, and an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing (AAS) from Laredo College.

Since 2004, Jamy has been an integral part of the Cigarroa Clinic, where her passion for nursing and commitment to patient care shines through in every aspect of her work.

Within the hospital setting, Jamy plays a pivotal role in patient care. She is responsible for establishing medical diagnoses and comprehensive plans of care for acute health problems and the exacerbation of acute/chronic health issues. Additionally, she orders and interprets a range of diagnostic studies, including cardiac imaging studies and EKGs. Her skills extend to overseeing exercise stress thallium testing, performing conscious sedation, cardioversion, and prescribing medications. She is also readily available to support cardiac catheterization personnel as needed.

In the clinic setting, Jamy establishes and develops comprehensive plans of care for short-term health problems, chronic stable health issues, and exacerbations of chronic health problems. She assists in ordering and interpreting diagnostic studies, cardiac imaging studies, and EKGs. Jamy provides follow-up care for patients with post-percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty, stent placement, pacemaker/automated internal cardio-defibrillator placement, and coronary artery bypass grafting/valve replacement. Furthermore, Jamy manages wound care with appropriate dressings and is authorized to prescribe medications.

Moreover, Jamy serves as a vital link between hospital personnel/administration and referring healthcare providers. Her ability to navigate and communicate effectively in both settings ensures seamless collaboration and optimal patient care.

Jamy’s dedication to the field of nursing, coupled with her extensive education and hands-on experience, makes her an invaluable asset to the Cigarroa Clinic. Her commitment to providing holistic, patient-centered care is evident in her multifaceted role, encompassing both in-patient and out-patient care.