Olathe Care Center

15710 West 135th Street,
Suite 200
Olathe, Kansas 66062

Call: 913-29-SPIRA (77472)
Fax: 913-764-0336

M & T: 8a-7:30p
W - F: 8a-5p
1st & 3rd SAT: 8a-noon
(MAR & SEPT 5th SAT: 8a-noon)

Doctors & Care Team

Jason Bessey, D.O.

Family Medicine

Dr. Jason Bessey is a family practice physician with a passion for preventive medicine. He strives to achieve patient wellness goals through healthy lifestyle changes before the use of medication. Honest and caring, he values the art of communication and works to build trusted relationships with every patient. Dr. Bessey competes in triathlons and loves to cook. He’s the husband of Dr. Lauren Bessey, and father of three active youngsters.

Education

  • Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences

Residency

  • Family Medicine - Research Family Practice, Kansas City

Board Certification

  • Family Medicine

 

Lauren Bessey, D.O., M.B.A.

Family Medicine

Dr. Lauren Bessey is a family practice physician who believes in educating and empowering people to make healthy decisions. Patients of all ages welcome her professional, approachable style. She also strives to achieve patient wellness goals through healthy lifestyle changes before the use of medication. Dr. Bessey likes to run, bike, and is an avid quilter. She’s the wife of Dr. Jason Bessey, and mother of three active youngsters. Hailing from the west coast, she loves how family oriented the region is.

Education

  • Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
  • Rockhurst University, MBA

Residency

  • Family Medicine - Research Family Practice, Kansas City

Board Certification

  • Family Medicine

 

Debra McQueeney, PhD

Psychologist

Doctor Debra McQueeney

Dr. Debra McQueeney specializes in the treatment of depression and anxiety, life transitions, weight management and marital challenges. She is committed to reducing the stigma around mental health assistance and advocates for access to behavioral health services. She can attest that small behavioral changes result in big improvements for members. Dr. McQueeney has more than 25 years of experience in the mental health field, including four years of service at New Directions Behavioral Health.

Education

  • The University of Kansas, Bachelor of Science, Business/Computer Science
  • The University of Kansas, Doctor of Philosophy, Clinical Psychology
Leslie Keck

Care Guide Registered Nurse

Leslie Keck, Care Guide RN

Leslie Keck, a Care Guide Registered Nurse at Spira Care, is passionate about delivering healthcare through patient education, advocacy and healthcare system navigation. She previously served as Clinical Review Nurse at Blue KC. Leslie was also a Registered Nurse at Saint Joseph Medical Center, Saint Luke’s Medical Group in Primary Care and Endocrinology and a Patient-Centered Medical Home Coordinator.

Nancy Shields

Care Guide Registered Nurse

Nancy Shields, Care Guide RN

Nancy Shields is a Care Guide Registered Nurse at Spira Care. She has more than 30 years of experience in inpatient and outpatient settings, surgical care, case management, healthcare information technology, clinical quality reporting and process improvement. She attended the Saint Luke’s School of nursing and is a board certified registered nurse.

Amber Johnson

Care Guide Mentor

Amber Johnson, Care Guide Mentor

Amber Johnson is a Care Guide Mentor for Spira Care. She is passionate about providing outreach population health education services. Prior to her role at Spira Care, Amber worked in the Customer Service Department at Blue KC. Amber earned a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations and Advertising from the University of Southern Indiana.

Jocelyn Burgette

Care Guide Mentor

Jocelyn Burgette, Care Guide Mentor

Jocelyn Burgette, a Care Guide Mentor for Spira Care and a Certified Pharmacy Technician. She is dedicated to coordinating seamless, accurate care and coverage from providers and pharmacies to Spira Care members. Jocelyn has worked at Blue KC for 20 years, most recently in the Pharmacy Customer Service Department. She earned an Associate of Applied Science Degree, Pharmacy Technician from National American University.

Services Offered*

  • Wound care/skin debridement
  • Nail removal
  • Suture care and removal
  • Ear irrigation
  • Vaccinations
  • Administration of IV fluids
  • Fracture Care
  • Osteopathic manipulation
  • Skin biopsy
  • Removal of skin lesions and other dermatological procedures including the use of cryotherapy
  • Preventative examination for pediatric and adult patients and well women exams
  • Digital radiography (DR X-ray)
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Glucose monitoring
  • Finger stick PT INR
  • CBCs
  • Streptococcal testing
  • Flu testing
  • Urinalysis testing
  • Glucose testing
  • Urine pregnancy testing

Diabetic counseling and personalized care planning as performed by a certified diabetic educator. Evaluation and management services related to acute illnesses and chronic disease management. Health related counseling and screening including but not limited to:

  • Depression
  • Fall prevention
  • Diet and nutrition
  • Tobacco use
  • Cardiovascular risk management
  • Weight management
  • Vision screening
  • Behavioral health assessment
  • High risk conditions based on family history such as cancer
  • Cognitive health assessment

* This is not a comprehensive list of services