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Debra Barnett, GNP

Director, Home Medical Care for the Elderly Program


Geriatric Medicine



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About Me

Debra Barnett, GNP is a Masters-educated, board-certified Gerontological Nurse Practitioner with over 30 years of clinical experience caring for the older adult in the community.
2. Devotes her practice to assisting the older adult to age safely at home.
3. Provides home based primary care services to homebound older adults, many whom suffer from multiple complex chronic illness.
4. Experienced in diagnosing and treating acute and chronic disease with pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions.
5. Focus on the patient preferences and goals of care.
6. Provides palliative and end of life care as needed.
7. Has a holistic approach to meet the medical, psychosocial and funcational needs of the older adult.

Areas of Expertise

  • Geriatrics

Conditions Treated

  • Chronic Illnesses
  • Behavioral Disturbances
  • Dementia


  • Palliative/Comfort Care
  • Preventive Health Care
  • Nutrition
  • Skin Wound Care


Medical Degree





Registered Professional Nurse
Nurse Practitioner in Gerontology


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  • Affinity
  • CCM Centerlight Health
  • Centers Plan
  • ElderPlan
  • Emblem GHI PPO
  • Emblem HIP HMO
  • Empire BCBS
  • Empire BCBS/HealthPlus
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Local 1199
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Freedom/Liberty
  • RR Medicare
  • UHC Community
  • UHC Empire Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare