Dr. Felice Carlton

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Dr. Felice Carlton DNP, RN, FNP-C


Doctor of Nursing Practice; Certified Integrative Health Coach through Duke University

Summary of Qualifications

Felice is a Doctor of Nursing with more than a decade of combined nursing and nurse practitioner experience in improving health outcomes, and decreasing organizational health care costs. Dr. Carlton was a recipient of the prestigious Nurse of the Year Award from the Department of Veterans Affairs; and also served as an award-winning nurse at the National Institutes of Health.  She is a highly requested speaker; and is known as an expert medical commentator on ABC, CBS, and the local news.  


Felice served as the sole medical provider for a robust employee wellness clinic for 2.5 years, and independently managed and treated all county employees and their family members.  In this role, Dr. Carlton detected and treated disease early before the conditions advanced to costly medical complications and lost productivity.  She also mitigated existing medical conditions to decrease overall disease burden physically to the employees and financially to the organization.  This role enabled her to focus on full body holistic health, improve patient resilience, promote measurable lifestyle changes, and empower patients to sustain positive health outcomes.

Business Experience

Dr. Carlton serves as the CEO of Felice Carlton Enterprises.  Her company's expertise is helping high-achieving women decrease stress, fortify a champion's mindset, lose weight, and attain relaxing rejuvenation.  Dr. Carlton also founded A Renewed You: A Mind, Body, and Spirit Retreat™; a safe space for professional women to be peacefully recharged away from the demands of their busy lives.  Her results-driven coaching programs, corporate consulting, live events, and trainings equip motivated and driven professionals to sustain high levels of health, vitality, and rejuvenation without compromising their level of success in life.   

ERM Experience

These instances relate to specific patient outcomes in wellness, safety, and risk management.

For example, Dr. Carlton treated workers compensation patients, and gave organizational suggestions to improve and prevent future sentinel events. Also, she decreased disease burden and costs by helping patients improve diabetes to where they no longer needed insulin and were safe to operate county motor vehicles (saved over $500/month per patient). Additionally, she completed pre-employment physicals to ensure employees could safely perform the required duties without injury.

Professional Affiliations

American Association of Nurse Practitioners
American Nurses Association


Doctor of Nursing Practice and Family Nurse Practitioner (East Carolina University)
Certified Integrative Health Coach through Duke University
Bachelors of Science in Nursing (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)



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