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Janet Wise

About Janet Wise

Janet Wise, RN, MSN, is founder and president of, a private patient advocate company. She is a career professional with more than 15 years of experience in the healthcare system and has held a variety of positions in the field ranging from psychiatric nursing to orthopedic, medical/surgical, post-op and recovery, and cardiac care. In addition, she has served as university professor and director of education at a Los Angeles hospital. She maintains a current RN license (California) and holds a master's degree in nursing from Vanderbilt University. Janet was featured in Good Housekeeping magazine’s August 2008 issue (click here for article), which profiled women who have made noteworthy individual career choices.

Emerging Nurse Career: Patient Advocate

Emerging Nurse Career: Patient Advocate

New opportunities are opening to nurses in 2010, including this field that brings together nursing and medicine with social work and research, and includes the fields of insurance and patient education.