Meet with our UHC Nurse Advocate: Teresa Fisher, RN, BSN

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Teresa is a registered nurse with a broad range of experience in healthcare, including over ten years of experience in disease management and health coaching. She is a resource for helping you on your 8ight Ways to Wellness journey!

Teresa can also help you find a physician and navigate the UHC website.

Contact Teresa for confidential assistance with: Connecting with UnitedHealthcare disease management programs

Understanding your health screening results (bring your results to discuss)

  • Blood pressure, weight and BMI screenings
  • Preparing for a physician office visit or hospital stay; returning to work
  • How to navigate UnitedHealthcare tools and resources
  • Health education for small groups and departments
  • Connecting with WashU wellness programs and other UnitedHealthcare programs and services
  • Finding a WUdirect designated physician

Teresa’s Contact Information:
Phone: 314-440-3882
2nd Floor for Center of Advanced Medicine

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