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WHAT IS A HEALTH CARE ADVOCATE?

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Private Health Care Advocates work directly for the clients  who hire them.
Advocate Fees & Costs 
What will a private, independent health care advocate charge you for services?
When you request help from an independent, professional advocate, you should expect the advocate to charge you for the services he or she performs on your behalf.  Health insurance does not ordinarily cover the cost of health care advocate fees, although some employers may assist with payment.
The cost will depend on the advocacy services that is performed.
This type of advocacy requires knowledge of the healthcare system, and a medical background.  Advocates who provide medical assistance can provide the following services:
• Initial assessment (to get to know you the client  and to determine the scope of work and services needed) •Help review diagnoses,  •Treatment options,  •Medical records and test reports, • Accompany a patient to appointments •Monitor the patient at the bedside in a hospital  •Help with after hos…

My Interview On True2Soul Radio With Keda Edwards Pierre - Executive Producer

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Hey, it's your girl JA Nursing here,  It has been an incredible journey.  Several months ago I received a call from Keda Edwards Pierre, Executive Producer, Creative Director, and Host of True2Soul Radio Network.  She explained that her show has Real Talk, Real People, Personal Journeys, and Professional Advice. #True2Soul is about Powerful Living and how we make it happen! 

Keda,  introduced herself as a woman destined to create change. I thought to myself great minds think alike. I asked very little about her because I felt her passion in the same manner that she felt my passion. She said that she wanted to invite me to be a guest on her talk show. Which of course I said yes.  Through my research, her page read  Welcome to the “Being Keda” Show!  Pull up a chair and join Keda Edwards Pierre – as she discusses life as a mother, police officer, holistic health consultant, and transition coach. Tune in to hear guest experts offer tips, juicy discussion, valuable information, and int…