Jill Welshans RN, MSN, AG-ACNP

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  • Nurse Practitioner

Accepting new patients

4.9 out of 5 (164 Ratings, 56 Comments)


  • Surgery

Special focus on

  • Bariatric Surgery


  • B.S.N., Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington Indiana 2009
  • M.S.N., University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles California 2017
  • Certifications:

    • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
    • Basic Life Support
    • Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) Certification


Jill Welshans is a nurse practitioner at the Bariatric Surgery Clinic located at the OHSU Center for Health and Healing on the South Waterfront. She began her nursing career in 2007 and offers a wealth of expertise and compassionate care to all of her patients.

Patient Ratings

4.9 out of 5 (164 Ratings, 56 Comments)

The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.

Patient Comments

  • May 03, 2019

    Friendly, knowledgeable, made me feel comfortable, good suggestions

  • Apr 03, 2019

    Fantastic! Really listened and made me feel valued.

  • Mar 30, 2019

    Yes, very professional. I was quite impressed with her knowledge. She did a very good job.

  • Mar 29, 2019

    My experience (INAUDIBLE) and I definitely recommend her for anybody who's looking for an amazing provider.

  • Mar 28, 2019

    Jill is awesome and so supportive

  • Mar 23, 2019

    Jill is very pleasant and energetic and she made me feel really happy and and good about myself and and I enjoyed my visit with her.

  • Mar 08, 2019

    Compassionate and well informed

  • Mar 06, 2019

    I was very happy with the Kent, or no, Jill that I was working with. She was very informative and I really enjoyed talking to her.

  • Mar 04, 2019

    Jill is so friendly and easy to talk to. I would highly recommend her.

  • Feb 18, 2019

    I always enjoy my visits with Jill, she listens and gives great feed back

  • Feb 17, 2019

    She was very kind and made the experience comfortable and easy. I really like her and look forward to my next appointment.

  • Feb 02, 2019

    Hi, I've only had very positive experiences with Jill as a provider. She is very patient answer all questions and she makes she makes you feel special and that you're the only thing that and I'm sure she's crazy busy that you're you know her highest priority right at that moment. She has it's an amazing personality for the health care field that she's in. So, please please pass on my kudos to her for all her hard work.

  • Jan 30, 2019

    She did a great Job asked a lot of questions and really listened to what I had to say and answered any questions I had.

  • Jan 24, 2019

    Compassionate, thoughtful and respectful. Took time to listen to me

  • Jan 23, 2019

    Very caring down to earth and easy to talk to

  • Dec 20, 2018

    Jill was wonderful. I arrived late due to traffic, getting lost, and going to the wrong hospital. She saw me anyway and worked with me to cover the material and answer all of my questions.

  • Dec 20, 2018

    She is professional and friendly.

  • Dec 15, 2018

    Yes, Jill was just very upbeat very encouraging and really felt like I she truly cared about my progress that whole staff is just wonderful angels. Wonderful.

  • Dec 13, 2018

    She is easy to understand and has an open pleasant personality.

  • Dec 12, 2018

    She was friendly and knowledgeable. I didn't feel rushed like she just wanted to get to the next appointment. She was patient and through.

  • Dec 12, 2018

    I had an excellent experience.

  • Dec 07, 2018

    Went well but was a short visit with her most of my one hour visit was with a student.

  • Dec 03, 2018

    Everyone I have come across at OHSU is fantastic. So warm and caring. Jill was amazing and really made me feel comfortable and helped answer questions in a way that has made it easy to come to a decision for my care.

  • Nov 29, 2018

    Jill was completely professional. However, she was also very personable. I felt very comforted in her care, as well as the things she had to explain to me. I felt when I left there, I had a clear picture of everything and all the steps. I really, really valued my time with her. Thank you.

  • Nov 29, 2018

    Jill was very friendly and knowledgeable and caring and listened to my questions and answered them really well. I was very pleased with my meeting with her.

  • Nov 08, 2018

    Jill is wonderful! She's always positive and helpful!

  • Nov 03, 2018

    (INAUDIBLE) friendly, she explained everything very thorough just any questions I have with extreme explanation of everything. She didn't leave anything out. I told her comfortable knowing what procedure was going to have done and she gave me a number to call if I have any other questions or concerns.

  • Nov 02, 2018

    She was very informative and personable and patient.

  • Oct 19, 2018

    She was very nice. She took the time to help me understand what was going on. Not only with my up coming procedure but also with past health issues. She taught me more than any other doctor I?ve seen. I?m sad I do not have to see her again. :(

  • Oct 05, 2018

    Kind and generous with her time and question answers

  • Sep 29, 2018

    friendly staff,

  • Sep 27, 2018

    She explained everything really well, and she did great.

  • Sep 13, 2018

    Jill was polite, professional, friendly, knowledgeable, and gracious. She worked me in even though I was late to my appointment. She answered all my questions. She was a pleasure to deal with.

  • Sep 13, 2018

    Very kind and pleasant demeanor.

  • Sep 12, 2018

    She was great went over my medical history very well

  • Sep 11, 2018

    Friendly and kind staff.

  • Aug 31, 2018

    This provider was kind, educated in the different aspects of what she was explaining. She was easy to talk to and to understand. I enjoyed my visit and did not feel judged about my personal choices.

  • Aug 30, 2018

    Jill is awesome! She's very comfortable in her shoes; no signs of second guessing in her medical abilities. Great attitude and very personable. I feel my health care is in good hands.

  • Aug 16, 2018

    It was a very professional leading. Very informative. And very pleasant.

  • Aug 15, 2018

    I'm very happy with all of the services provided today at CHH. From check-in to check-out everyone was pleasant, helpful and knowledgeable. Thank you to the whole team at OHSU Center for Health and Healing.

  • Aug 10, 2018

    She was friendly, made me feel very comfortable. Allowed me to ask all the questions I needed. Gave me really good information to help me think about what to do in terms of my health. She was great and I would go back to her in a heartbeat.

  • Aug 09, 2018

    Yes hi this is Dustin Morthy, and my experience with my provider was wonderful, amazing, she was so helpful so nice and sweet. And I give her a ten? for being the best.

  • Aug 08, 2018

    She was nice and understanding and she cared about what I had to say

  • Aug 08, 2018

    She is a delight! Answers all my questions & concerns, very personable and makes me feel like she really wants the best for me.

  • Aug 02, 2018

    She is extremely knowledgeable as well as kind and supportive.

  • Jul 22, 2018

    My experience was awesome

  • Jul 14, 2018

    Competent and pleasant

  • Jul 12, 2018

    It was absolutely amazing. I have never felt more welcomed and informed.

  • Jul 10, 2018

    It was very thorough, Jill was so wonderful, she made it make sense, I would recommend her to all my friends inquiring about the sleeve .

  • May 23, 2018

    Very friendly & knowledgeable. Shows concern & explains everything so I can understand. Makes you feel very comfortable & is very organized with details about you.