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Elizabeth Johnson, R.N., B.S.N., C.D.E.

Diabetes Educator

“As a diabetes educator, I enjoy working with each client to develop a self-management plan that addresses individual needs and challenges. I have a great appreciation for the balancing act required to manage diabetes, and hope that by providing up-to-date information and support I can help clients achieve optimal health.”

Primary Clinic:
Meriter – West Washington 345 West Washington Avenue, Suite 100 Madison, WI 53703 (608) 417-8300

Hospital Affiliation
Meriter Hospital Inc.

Education and Certification:
Registered Nurse
Certified Diabetes Educator 1984, B.S.N., University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI Member American Association of Diabetes Educators

Medical Philosophy:
Beth believes that the leader of any health care team is always the patient. In her role as the nurse educator in Meriter’s Diabetes Care Team, she assists clients in setting behavior-change goals that can lead to improved health status and prevent diabetes-related complications. She believes that through education and support, clients can build the confidence needed to become active participants in their diabetes management. Beth knows the key to success is in creating open communication between the patient and health care team to assure everyone is working toward the same goal. 

Personal Interests:
Beth enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking, biking and swimming, as well as quilting and reading.

Accepting New Patients: Yes
Meriter Medical Group Provider: Yes