Lupe Papion, NP
Lupe Papion, BSN, RNP, joined Valley Children’s as a nurse practitioner at the Pedi Center Urgent Care Center in Bakersfield in 2016.
With more than 30 years of practical experience in nursing, Lupe is experienced in all aspects of patient support, including assessment, counseling, education of medications and treatment, lab work, documentation and administration of treatment.
Lupe received her degree in nursing from California State University and over the course of her career has provided care across Kern County. This breadth of experience comes from practicing in various healthcare settings, from hospitals to private practice offices to urgent care centers. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.