Bluebonnet Home Health & Hospice Wellington and Friona, TX
Payton Darrow RN
Payton Darrow joined Bluebonnet Home Health & Hospice as a registered nurse in 2008 and was promoted to administrator of both the Friona and Wellington locations in 2010. She began her career as a charge nurse at Collingsworth General Hospital in Wellington, Texas, after receiving her associate degree of nurse science (RN) from Oklahoma State University. She also has a bachelor of business administration from Oklahoma Panhandle State University. Payton was raised in Tucumcari, New Mexico and graduated from Tucumcari High School.
Bluebonnet Home Health & Hospice – Friona, TX
Director of Patient Care
Penny Phillips RN
Penny Phillips joined Bluebonnet Home Health & Hospice as a registered nurse in 2007 and was promoted to Clinical Manager of Friona Bluebonnet Home Health and Hospice in 2014.
She began her career as a charge nurse at Parmer County Community Hospital now knows as Parmer Medical Center, after receiving her associate degree of nurse science (RN) from Clovis Community College. Penny was raised in Bovina, TX and graduated from Bovina High School.
Wesley Nickens, M.D.
Wesley Nickens, M.D. attended both Texas Tech University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, Texas, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with Honors with a bachelors degree in clinical laboratory science. He earned his medical degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine and completed a residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department of Family and Community Medicine, Amarillo, Texas. Nickens served one year as the Chief Resident. He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.
Prior to joining Bluebonnet Home Health & Hospice, he maintained a clinic in Amarillo where he practiced family medicine as well as urgent care and emergency medicine. He also worked for a local hospice agency. Nickens was born and raised in the Texas Panhandle town of Borger. He and his wife, Marisol, have five children.