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RN CRNP, University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing Office Pittsburgh, PA BSN, University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA DNP, Robert Morris University Moon Township, PA
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
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: 16
I had no problems at my son visit
she spent no time with my child it was all reviewing the questions that were provided before visit. what she did and said could have been accomplished over the phone. extemerely disappointed
Dr Heuer was very thorough and answered all of my questions
Ms. Heuer was simply the best. How amazing it felt to talk with a professional who was so knowledgeable. If the academics ever recompile the Library of Alexandria, I would nominate her as the lead medical librarian. I did hear that in Mother Theresa's later years the Pope came to visit. She told the Pope, "I know how you feel about my life's work... but I want to know what Beth Ann Heurer thinks!" I don't know who, if anybody, reads these comments. I figured if I made the statistician chuckle a bit, that they might read this and pass on my accolades to Miss Heuer. I cannot thank Ms. Heuer and UPMC enough for such a wonderful appointment. I have four college degrees so I had thoroughly read up on the medications. I was dumbfounded when she knew the way Metadate CD delivered the medication AND the graph/timeframe of how long the effects should last in my son's system. That is just one example of her many abilities. I just want to say, "THANK YOU!" and that she is simply awesome!
she made us very comfortable.
I really enjoyed talking with this provider. She was very helpful and wanting to help my child and help me better understand the behaviors my child was expressing. She gave me information pamphlets and we discussed other ways to help my child other then putting her on meds.
Beth was superb, and friendly with clear communication
in the few years we have been trying to find the right med for my son beth has been the best person we have ever had in our life to try and find the right med for him
Very helpful and caring
I highly recommend Dr Beth to anyone who needs these types of services. I am very glad that I was referred to her, and she is a great asset. She is amazing at what she does. Always very patient and thorough.
We are very pleased with Beth Heurer CRNP. She is very helpful, answers all of our questions and really takes time with our son at his appts. Beth explains everything to us and also is interested in our questions and concerns that we have. Can't say enough great things about her!
These are the reason we travel 300 miles round trip to see Dr Filipink and her staff ! everyone there is awesome never a problem!
We have always been treated excellent and the care is great and helpful
Everyone at the office was wonderful. We had a great experience.
my family has had great experiences with Beth she by far has my family as well as my sons best interest at heart.
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