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Maureen Kapatkin, ARNP, FNP-BC

Maureen Kapatkin, ARNP, FNP-BC
ARNP, FNP-BC

Duluth, GA

Specialties

Family, Psychiatric / Mental Health, Gerontological, Women's Health, Adult

Clinical Subspecialties

Complementary, Dermatology, Neurology, Palliative, Other, Occupational Health, School Health


Details

Professional Achievements:

Brandon Outreach Clinic Volunteer 1988- 2015 and 1st Exec. Director: 2000-2003. Board of Directors 1990 - 2013. Visiting faculty (1991-1995) & Acting Director, FHN, USF, CON, 1995-1996.  Faculty  2012 - 2015.  Alice B. Tomkins Community Service Award.  SERVE Award, Co-founding member, ARNP Co-alition of Hillsborough Co., 1992-99.  Research in Mental Health and relationship to employment status and insurance status.

Favorite Thing About My Profession:

Opportunity to share with and help empower patients and families, with regard to total mind/body health care and wellness. I enjoy working with patients across the lifespan. It is a privilege to care for patient & family health care needs.  I view each patient as an individual and seek to integrate primary care with mental health care in all.

Virtues:

Open-Minded, Compassionate, Empathic & Holistic.  I Believe in the importance of practicing Integrative Health Care and viewing the patient as a "whole" person, and viewing individuals & groups in a social/family systems framework. I view healthcare as a team effort and seek to help the patient manage their healthcare together in a collaborative manner.


Work History

Self in Atlanta, GA
Nurse Practitioner/Educator/Health Coach — present

Education History

University of South Florida, College of Nursing, Tampa, Fl

Argosy University/ABD in Counseling Psychology
September, 1994


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