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BSN, University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA CRNP, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing Office Pittsburgh, PA DNP, Robert Morris University Moon Township, PA RN
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Beth Ann Heuer is a pediatric nurse practitioner at the Child Development Unit at Children;s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. She is certified as a Pediatric Mental Health Specialist through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board. She also works in both the Neurofibromatosis and the Tourette Syndrome Clinics at Children's Hospital. She is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing (BSN '88, MSN '02). She completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Robert Morris University (DNP '14). She has more than 29 years of pediatric nursing experience, including hematology/oncology/bone marrow transplantation, neurology, primary care, chronic pain management, functional feeding, shared decision-making/patient-and family-centered care, and developmental-behavioral pediatrics.
Dr. Heuer has spoken locally and nationally on migraine headache management, chronic pain syndromes, lysosomal storage diseases, neurofibromatosis, Tourette syndrome, and sensory processing difficulty in children and adolescents. She is a part-time faculty member at Robert Morris University and also guest-lectures for the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Pittsburgh. She is a member of the UPMC Preceptor Academy and precepts students from several local universities. She is an item writer for the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board. In addition, Dr. Heuer is a past-president of the Three Rivers Chapter of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP), and is currently the chairperson for the national NAPNAP Professional Issues Committee. She is also a member of the Pennsylvania Coalition of Nurse Practitioners, Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Total Comments: 33
beth is very tentative to lela and I. we love her. she is very helpful. and the staff is amazing. They let lela stand at the window and talk to her when theirs no other patients.
The information on my child was reviewed sufficiently by the provider before the appointment, she was thorough in her questions and in our discussion and gave good, concrete recommendations. Very professional, considerate, and thorough through the evaluation.
so patient and made us feel heard and justified
caring and very informed.
my daughter loves Beth. she patient and understanding to her and treats her like a person. plus she makes you comfortable talking to her.
Beth is wonderful!! and always willing to add my son onto her schedule whenever possible to accommodate him
Beth & Kristin were great. I am very pleased with our 1st visit
Beth is an amazing provider. She is courteous and a great listener. She is always very well prepared for our visits and remembers things from visits months ago. My latest appointment with her was an urgent one and Beth went out of her way to get my daughter in her schedule and to make sure we had what we needed. I would recommend her to anyone!
it was our firsr time meeting her.my experience was excellent.
My experience with the staff at this clinic is always professional and comfortable .
Great experience overall. See comments below regarding incorrect information on handouts.
very knowledgeable. she has given me hope again.
Beth was very nice and informative. my son has had a behavior problem for sometime now and she had created a plan to help him.
I have never had a bad experiences! I feel relaxed during the visit and always come out of the appointment a little more educated. I have told many people how wonderful Beth and the staff are.
my son and I loved Beth. She is amazing in her role and is so professional. She's treated my son gently and explained everything she was going to do and asked permission before doing so. I feel confident having Beth as a part of my son's treatment team.
This was one of our best office visits. The Dr was AMAZING, she was very thorough and provided the best care. The Dr was prompt, was able to provided education and help in guiding us to find a solution to assisting my son in school. The entire staff was extremely kind and prompt. ALL OF UPMC offices should take notes from this office, on time, kind, and forth coming with information and education.
Beth is always very friendly and professional and takes my child's best interests at heart. She always listens to my concerns and addresses them at that appointment.
staff at Oakland location are awesome. love Dr. Beth. she is only one I trust to be honest n have my daughter's best interest in mind.
They considered our son in a wholistic way, not just focusing on "problems." It was a refreshing change of pace.
Beth is AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!
she took the time to explain everything to my parents (grandparents) about there concerns and made them feel so much better about my daughter's special needs and her learning problems
Beth was fantastic!!!!
everyone is always very nice with our daughter. they take the time to listen are always wanting to help.
the provider exceeded my expectations
The Child Care Provider listened to concerns and very help in providing solutions. Informative Thanks!
We had a very positive experience at the Child Development Unit! Everyone we encountered was extremely helpful and kind. They helped us all feel comfortable and less anxious. I would highly recommend the CDU to other parents!
I was very pleased and felt very comfortable and listened to
Excellent staff all around, best pediatric staff we have experienced.
We LOVE Dr. Beth Heuer!
I had no problems at my son visit
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