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The Care Partner Project  does not have a stake or say in the advocates’ businesses, practices or outcomes, nor are listings shown here meant as endorsement. 

Our misison at The Care Partner Project is to demystify health care and equip people to advocate for themselves and loved ones in the health care system.

We know that navigating health care can be overwhelming at times and you may need more help.  

The professional advocates listed below are in private pratice, listed by geographic area but, to the best of our knowledge,  all are available for telehealth meetings.

You may want to consult these reliable directories of professional patient advocates, too.  

Professional Patient Advocates, Western Region

RaMona Pinto, MS CBIS
Patient Advocate, Med-Trends Educational Services, , Spokane-Coeur D'Alene
Stephanie Martirani BCPA
Patient Advocate, Age Smart Advocates, Walnut Creek CA
Linda Beck
Patient Advocate, Square One Elder and Health Advocacy, San Luis Obispo
Shayna Litvin
Patient Advocate, Brea CA
KIim Krusinski RN BCPA
Patient Advocate, Heartology Patient Advocacy, Denver-Boulder
Tammy Porter
Patient Advocate, My Health. My Advocate., Palm Springs
Cindy Johnson BCPA CSA
Patient Advocate, The Patient Advocate Agency, Palm Desert
Althea Halchuck BCPA
Patient Advocate, Ending Well Patient Advocacy, Scottsdale

Professional Patient Advocates In the Midwest

Gayle Byck PhD BCPA CSA
Patient Advocate, InTune Health Advocates, Chicago Metro
Karen Curtiss BCPA
Executive Director, The Care Partner Project
Leesa Ackermann MBA BSN RN
Patient Advocate, Advocated Healthcare, Fort Wayne
Nancy Bisbee RN
Public School Nurse, Bettendorf IA/Quad Cities
Jill Ice BCPA, RN, MSN
Advocate, Sunflower Health Advocates, Lawrence, Kansas
Nicky Wik BCPA, CYT
Patient Advocate, Outreach Patient Advocates, Omaha
Barbara Gaynor RN BCPA
Patient Advocate, Braccock Consulting Advocacy, Cincinnatiii
Karen Silber BCPA
Patient Advocate, KTS Advocacy, Cincinnati
Stacy Dunning MSW, FNP-BC
Patient Advocate, Dunning Advanced Practice Elder Care Consultants, Grand Rapids

Professional Patient Advocates, Mid Atlantic Region

Kathy Quinn CSA, BCPA
Patient Advocate, Kathy Quinn Patient Advocacy, New York Metro Area
Catherine Marshall, BCPA
Patient Advocate, Calliope Patient Advocates, Hartford
Laura Mellor MLS, NBC-HWC
Patient Advocate, PathFinder Health Coach, Hillsborough NJ
Nicole Broadhurst BCPA
Patient Advocate, Tennessee Health Advocates, Nashville
Dana Hutson BCPA
Patient Advocate, Cancer Champions, DC Metro Area
Caryn Isaacs BCPA
Patient Advocate, Get Health Help, NYC Metro Area
Michelle Crook RN
Patient Advocate, Priority One Health Advocates, Bucks County, PA


Professional Patient Advocates, Southeast and Southern States

Claire Thevenot MBA RN BCPA
Patient Advocate, ClarityPatientAdvocates, Atlanta Metro Area
Heather Guidone BCPA
Patient Advocate, Atlanta Metro Area
Teresa Berger MSN RN PMP BCPA
Patient Advocate, Collaborative Patient Advocacy, Atlanta Metro Area
Ashley Abuel BSN RN BCPA
Patient Advocate, Magnolia Patient Advocates, Atlanta
Andy Giblin MD
Advisor to The Care Partner Project, Charleston SC
Marilyn Whitley RN MSN BCPA
Patient Advocate, Whitley Patient Advocates, Morehead City, NC
Kathy Lovett
Patient Advocate, Cardinal Solutions, Baton Rouge LA
Corina Savela BCPA
Patient Advocate, Total Long Term Care Consultant Services, Melbourne FL
Tara Bailey
Patient Advocate, BrevardHealthcareNavigation, Melbourne, FL
Tammy Krack
Patient Advocate, Blessed Advocacy of Orlando
Anne Llewellyn MS, BHSA, RN-BC, CCM, CRRN
Nurse Advocate, Miami Metro Area
Cathy Bowers BCPA CSA
Patient Advocate, National Patient Advocate, Ft. Lauderdale
CarolAnne Dube MS, BCPA
Patient Advocate, Patient Advocates of Southwest FL


Professional Patient Advocates, Southwest 

Deidra Kindred RN BSN LNC
Patient Advocate, Your Nurse Advocates, Dallas-Ft. Worth
Sue Wallace CSA
Patient Advocate, Ft. Worth
Terry McLellan BSN, RN, BCPA
Patient Advocate, Sunnav Healthcare Advocates, McKinney TX
Bonnie Sheeran BCPA
Patient Advocate, Houston Health Advocacy
Angie Galatas BCPA
Patient Advocate, Medical Advocacy Plus, Houston
Adrianne Coward RN BCPA
Patient Advocate, Monarch Patient Advocates, Austin
Melissa Cardine MSN RN BCPA
Patient Advocate, The Bridge RN Patient Advocates, Phoenix
Sue McWilliams DNP RN MSN
The Care Partner Project, Nursing School Faculty, Northern Arizona State, Flagstaff