As a clinical nurse coordinator for the Department of Global Medicine, Lauren coordinates medical services and facilitates communication between referring physicians and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) hospital staff. She provides ongoing case management for each patient from initial contact to time of discharge. Lauren brings specialized experience in critical care and complex care nursing.
Lauren began her career at CHOP providing care for patients requiring complex management of multi-system medical conditions. She then transitioned to the Neonatal/Infant Intensive Care Unit and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at CHOP. Lauren brings 8 years of critical care nursing experience to her current role. She has extensive experience providing care to critically ill children with multi-system dysfunction and traumatic injuries, from the most basic conditions to cutting edge therapies.
Before joining the Global Patient Services team, she spent years in the Pediatric and Cardiac Intensive Care Units in both the University of California (UCSF) Benioff Children’s Hospital in San Francisco, California and Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon.
BSN - Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Clinical Nurse Coordinator, Global Patient Services