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Meet Jan Norris, Bariatric Clinical Coordinator

| Date Posted: 1/4/2014 | Author: Ellen Geanes

Jan NorrisAs the coordinator for more than two years, Jan has helped numerous bariatric patients through their entire weight-loss surgery process. When patients are ready for surgery, Jan navigates these patients through the pre-op process – all the way from the first information session attended, to the day of surgery.

“I assist patients during most of the surgery process,” she says. “From contacting insurance companies to coordinating the surgery schedule, I am there to help each and every patient.”

Jan says the best part of her job is watching patients get their lives back and being able to do things they were not able to do before surgery. “I love seeing people change,” she says. “I like to see patients who now have the opportunity to play with their grandkids, ride on an airplane and just live their lives.”

Jan also sells various food and beverage items, as well as vitamins, to help patients before and after the surgery.


Protein PowderProtein Powder

Isopure 3lb Tub in Chocolate, Vanilla or Unflavored

0 carbs, 25g of protein, 100% Whey Powder

To be consumed before and after surgery

$51 per tub



Protein BarsProtein Bars

7 bars per box

Flavors include: Peanut Butter, Caramel Crunch, Chocolate Peanut Dream, Strawberry Cheesecake and Rocky Road

Range between 12g and 15g of protein

To be consumed 3-4 months after surgery or when back on a regular diet, $7 per box.




7 packs per box

Flavors include: Tomato Bouillon, Beef Bouillon, Chicken Bouillon, Cream of Tomato, Cream of Chicken and Cream of Broccoli

15g of protein per serving. Consume after surgery, $6 per box



Hot BeveragesHot Beverages

7 packets per box

Flavors include: Hot Chocolate and Cappuccino

15g of protein per serving

Consume after surgery, $7 per box



Protein ChipsProtein Chips

Flavors include: Dill Pickle Krinkles (patient favorite!) and BBQ Crunch Chips

Between 10g – 12g of protein per bag

To be consumed 3-4 months after surgery

$1 per bag




(for gastric bypass patients, only)

Building Blocks Chewable


  • Multivitamin
  • Calcium
  • Iron

$35 per month

Building Blocks Non-Chewable


  • Multivitamin
  • Calcium
  • Iron

$45 per month

To purchase any of the above, call Jan Norris at (910) 295-0884.

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