Jodilyn Holz, APRN-C, is a board-certified Family Medicine nurse practitioner at GuideWell Primary Care. Jodilyn is dedicated to providing superior patient care including, same-day appointments and services to patients ages 2 and up.
Masters, University of South Alabama
Pensacola Christian College
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Adult Gerontological Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Sigma Theta Tau International, Zeta Gamma Chapter
Meet the Provider
What led you to become a doctor or choose your focus of medicine?
Identifying a need for patient advocacy to promote quality of life
What about your line of work do you find most rewarding and why?
I find it rewarding to impact a patient’s quality of life.
It is rewarding to know I can have a part in promoting a healthier life.
How would a patient describe you?
I would hope to be described as caring and empathetic.
What’s your proudest moment as a doctor?
Knowing I made a difference for a patient who needed someone to take the time to listen.
I was able to see an improvement in physical and mental health.
In your opinion, what’s the most important factor in a doctor-patient relationship?
Being trustworthy and dependable
What can a patient expect when they have you as a doctor?
They can expect to have someone who will listen and can be trusted to advocate for them.
What do you find most encouraging about the work you do?
I find that health promotion and disease management to help others improve their quality of life the most encouraging.
What are your top priorities with every patient you see?
My top priority is to listen to their concerns and provide quality assessment and care. I want every patient to leave feeling that their concerns were heard and we have a plan.
Describe one of the top ways you ensure each patient receives the quality, personal health care he/she deserves.
Another physician once told me if you listen long enough, the patients will tell you what is wrong with them. I try to always remember to take the time to really listen and then proceed with a thorough assessment to identify any concerns.
I also encourage patients to write down questions or concerns for follow-up visits so they don’t forget to discuss something they feel is important.
Is there anything more or extra you would like prospective patients to know about you?
I have a passion for health promotion and management of disease processes. I want to help each patient find their path to a healthy and fulfilling life.
Do you have any specific medical interests?
I enjoy working with others to promote learning and development. I look forward to collaboration with Florida Blue for community health promotion.