Karen Leitson

RN, MPH, MS
Personalized Healthcare Advocacy
Karen
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Karen Leitson

RN, MPH, MS
Personalized Healthcare Advocacy
Advocate Location
White Plains , NY 10606
Specialty
Medical Guidance
Other Services
Insurance & Billing
TeleAdvocacy Available
Offers FREE Initial Consultation
(914) 340-0985 Email Advocate
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How I Can Help
When you or a loved one faces an illness or a troubling medical question, navigating the healthcare system can be a significant challenge. From understanding a diagnosis to finding the most appropriate provider, from untangling complicated medical information to choosing a treatment option, a healthcare advocate may be able to help you. With over thirty years of professional and personal experience addressing these kinds of questions, I know how to navigate the medical system. I can assist you and your family in making your own decisions about how to manage your medical issues.



I am a registered nurse with master's degrees in public health and bioethics. I have directed health clinics housed in major hospitals, enabled patients to access the health care they need, and - perhaps most importantly - helped friends and family members manage life threatening illnesses. I know how it feels to face a distressing health problem.



Please e-mail me at PersonalizedHealthcareAdvocacy@gmail.com or call me at 914 907-0444, if you're interested in learning more about how we can work together.
Important Information About Me
  • I offer a FREE Initial Consultation
  • I offer TeleAdvocacy Service
  • I am insured
  • My geographical area of practice is New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Nationwide
Why I Became A Professional Health Care Advocate
My infant daughter was diagnosed with a life-threatening immune deficiency. She was hospitalized for many years and underwent three bone marrow transplants. I learned to advocate for my daughter as well as my family.
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Formal Education
University of Michigan, BA
Onondaga Community College, AAS Nursing
Hunter College, Masters of Public Health
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Master of Science, Bioethics
Additional Skills
My personal interests include disability, mediation and supported decision making. My advocacy expertise covers a wide-range of advocacy and health care navigation skills.
Professional Affiliations
The Alliance of Professional Health Advocates

The National Association of Healthcare Advocacy Consultants

Society for Participatory Medicine