St. Bernards Health and Wellness offers the following services for Corporate Wellness:
- Corporate Memberships
- Wellness Screenings
- Health Coaching
- Lunch & Learn
- Team Training
- Team Building
For more information on Corporate Wellness, contact Paul Pickens at 870-207-7701 or Paul Pickens.
Meet the St. Bernards Corporate Staff
Jennifer Wharton, MS, CHESPosition: Community Educator
Telephone: 870-207-5677 ext 5
- Masters in Health Science and Health Education from the University of Central Arkansas
- Masters in Health Care Administration from Arkansas State University
- Bachelors of Health Promotion from Arkansas State University
- Certified Health Education Specialist
- BLS_CPR Instructor
Jennifer Wharton, MS, CHES, Community Educator at St. Bernards, works within the Northeast Arkansas community to provide corporate wellness screenings, to speak on a variety of health-related topics, to serve on several committees aimed at improving the health of Region 8, and to provide corporate wellness coaching focused on achieving personal health and wellness goals. Jennifer graduated from Arkansas State University with a Bachelors in Health Promotion. She received her Masters in Health Science and Health Education from the University of Central Arkansas along with becoming a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and teaching at UCA during this time. Jennifer started working as a Health Coach for Weight Loss, Basic Nutrition, Physical Activity, Stress Management, and Smoking Cessation for LifeSync in Little Rock until her husband relocated back to Jonesboro. Since moving back she has also completed a second Masters component - Health Care Administration - and become a BLS-CPR instructor. Jennifer has been a part of the St. Bernards team since 2008 and, until recently, has worked with the Center for Weight Loss as a Health Educator. In September 2014 she began working as the Community Educator for St. Bernards. Jennifer is available to help with corporate health screenings and wellness programming, health coaching, and speaking on multiple health-related topics. On a personal note, Jennifer is glad to be back in Jonesboro to support the Red Wolves, is an avid reader, and enjoys participating fitness events with two goals this year: running over 30 races and completing her 6th half marathon
Gina Powell, BSN, RNPosition: Medical Wellness Manager
Telephone: 870-207-5677 ext 4
- Bachelors of Nursing from Arkansas State University
- RN Degree from Jefferson School of Nursing
Gina Powell, BSN, RN, Medical Wellness Manager at St. Bernards Health and Wellness, offers a variety of wellness programs to assist in achieving personal health and wellness goals. Gina oversees the operations of St. Bernards Weight Loss, St. Bernards Diabetes Management Clinic, and St. Bernards Community Education Department. Each of those departments offers a variety of services and education to assist in achieving optimal levels of health and wellness.
Gina relocated to Jonesboro in 2006 from South Arkansas where she attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and graduated nursing school in 1995 from Jefferson School of Nursing. In 2013, Gina graduated from Arkansas State University with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing.
Gina is available for individualized nutrition counseling utilizing the DietMaster Pro Software and individual health coaching to assist in health prevention and education. Also available through our community education services, we offer corporate wellness screenings, and wellness programming to meet corporate needs.
Gina has three children. Gina loves Arkansas State Athletics, Arkansas State- The Sound of the Natural State, coffee, and spending time with her family and friends.