Dr. Barbara Jean Bowers MD Medical Oncologist

Dr. Barbara Bowers is a medical oncologist in Edina, Minnesota. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Fairview Southdale Hospital and University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview. She received her medical degree from University of Minnesota Medical School and has been in practice for 38 years. She is one of 6 doctors at Fairview Southdale Hospital and one of 11 at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview who specialize in Medical Oncology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Oncologist: General Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Abbott - Northwestern - Allina Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976 - 1980

University of Minnesota at Fairview
Fellowship, Medical Oncology, 1980 - 1981

University of Minnesota Medical School
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Developing the green house nursing care team: variations on development and implementation.
Bowers, B. J.,Nolet, K.

Creating and supporting a mixed methods health services research team.
Bowers, B.,Cohen, L. W.,Elliot, A. E.,Grabowski, D. C.,Fishman, N. W.,Sharkey, S. S.,Zimmerman, S.,Horn, S. D.,Kemper, P.

Consistent Assignment of Nursing Staff to Residents in Nursing Homes: A Critical Review of Conceptual and Methodological Issues.
Roberts, T. J.,Nolet, K. A.,Bowers, B. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select
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