Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

Friends and Neighbors: Kim Purifoy

Blending medication management and education is just one way that Kim Purifoy is changing diabetes treatment at Kimball Health Services.

A family nurse practitioner from Cheyenne, Kim specializes in diabetes while seeing patients at the local clinic.

"I see all age groups, but over the years I worked with Babson and Associates in Cheyenne on developing a diabetes education and management program within the practice," she said. "I moved out on my own and continued to work with people with diabetes."

Kim believes that education is an important component to diabetes control that is often overlook...