Jeanette Olsen

Nursing - Associate Degree Instructor

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1900 College Drive
Rice Lake, WI 54868

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ADN, Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College; Rice Lake, Wis.

BSN, Viterbo University; La Crosse, Wis.

MSN, Viterbo University; La Crosse, Wis.

PhD, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Milwaukee, Wis.


Jeanette Olsen is an Associate Degree Nursing Instructor at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College's Rice Lake campus.

She has worked in a variety of areas of nursing, including medical-surgical, OB, homecare, occupational health, community health and management. In addition to her teaching, Jeanette volunteers as a triage nurse at the Rice Lake Area Free Clinic and is a member of the Thrive Barron County Steering and Chronic Disease Prevention committees. Her areas of research focus on health promotion for rural women, health coaching, public health information systems and use of nursing datasets.


Jeanette Olson, Nursing - Associate Degree Instructor

"I feel the best education takes place in a positive environment where students have the opportunity to build upon previous learning and critically reflect upon new knowledge and experiences." Jeanette Olsen