Amanda Lovingood, RN BSN

Contact Information & Service Area

Private Healthcare Advocate: Certified by Healthcare Liaison, Inc.

Phone: 916-996-2518

CA RN License # 628141

Serving Sacramento Region including Sacramento, Yolo, Sutter, Yuba, Placer, and El Dorado counties

Practice Focus, Interests

As a Healthcare Advocate my primary focus is you.  With so many different arms of Healthcare that are not always in sync with one another, I am here to streamline the communication, to keep you informed, and facilitate your Health & Wellness.  I welcome clients with all kinds of Healthcare challenges whether it is planning for your future needs, helping get a simple bill dispute resolved, or coordinating communications with family for a loved one in the hospital.  Let me help you navigate through the complexities and work for your best interests. 
My areas of service offerings include:

  • Hospitalization
  • Complex Health Problems
  • Physician Visits
  • Outpatient Procedures
  • Chronic Diseases
  • Insurance Appeals & Plan Reviews
  • Healthcare Reform Education

Professional History

With 17 years experience in Healthcare, I have the expertise to navigate the healthcare system engaging professionals on your behalf.  My nursing background includes 10 different specialty areas.

Academic Background

I graduated Bellarmine College in May 1998 with a Bachelor of Science of Nursing (BSN).  Since graduation, I have kept my education current through professional development courses. 

Member of the Association for Critical Care Nurses since 2008

National Association of Healthcare Advocacy Consultants

Healthcare Liaison Up Close

The Roles of Private Patient Advocates

7 minute audio podcast
Jan. 2011

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Six Ways to Use Communication for Good Patient Transitions

by Joanna Smith

Curaspan Health Group
Sept. 2010

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Advocates In the News

A New Breed: Navigating the Healthcare System

American Way Magazine
May 2013

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Patient's Fear of Being 'Difficult' May Hurt Care

San Francisco Chronicle
May 2012

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When Health System Fails You, Advocates Can Help

When Bob Whitlow, a long-time paraplegic, faced a recent health crisis, he hired a private health advocate to help. The Wall Street Journal MarketWatch
May 2011
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Press Releases

Healthcare Liaison, Inc. Expands Credentialing Program For Healthcare Advocates

Berkeley, CA
June 15, 2010
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