Christine Garvey, FNP-BC

Christine Garvey, FNP-BC

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Age 64
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Christine Garvey, FNP-BC is a nurse practitioner in San Francisco, CA. She specializes in nursing (nurse practitioner), sleep medicine, and more.Read her story

2330 Post St Ste 420

San Francisco, CA 94115

Contact Information

(415) 885-7886

Insurance Accepted

  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Medicaid of California

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This content was provided by Christine Garvey "Chris Garvey is a Nurse Practitioner and Manager of Pulmonary and Cardiac Rehabilitation at Seton Medical Center in Daly City, California and Nurse Practitioner at the University of California Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Pulmonary Medicine in San Francisco. She received her undergraduate degree and Masters in Public Administration from University of San Francisco (USF), and Masters in Nursing from Holy Names University. Mrs. Garvey is the national lead for development and oversight of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) Pulmonary Rehabilitation registry and co-chairs the AACVPR registry committee. She is a member of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) Education Committee, past chair of the ATS Pulmonary Rehabilitation (PR) Section, PR Assembly Nominating Committee, and PR Assembly Programming Committee. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Pulmonary Education and Research Foundation (PERF) and Executive Committee of the International COPD Coalition and is a past BOD member of AACVPR. Mrs. Garvey has been involved in achieving Medicare coverage for Pulmonary Rehabilitation in the US. Mrs. Garvey's research focus includes the impact of Pulmonary Rehabilitation in interstitial lung disease (ILD), ambulatory ventilation, health care utilization and emergency room asthma outcomes and the impact of cardiac rehabilitation in Asian Americans. She was a co-principal investigator of a recent international PR in ILD registry. Chris is a lead author of the recent ATS ERS PR statement and the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) PR Guidelines. Mrs. Garvey has authored one of two national PR performance measures approved by National Quality Forum for PR outcome and quality measurement in the US. She is a national lead in describing and the use of validated outcome measures in exercise in chronic lung disease. She is a fellow of the AACVPR and has received two national awards from the American Association for Respiratory Care for studying outcomes in ER asthma patients. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Christine Garvey "Improve symptoms, function and quality of life."

3  Specialties

  • Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Sleep Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Christine Garvey does not have any board certifications listed.

3  Conditions Treated

  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Insomnia
  • Sleep Apnea

1  Procedures

  • Physical Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of San Francisco
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Fnp, Msn At Holy Names University
    Other Education | Completed 2003
  • Mpa At Usf
    Other Education | Completed 1987

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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She's the best and has been superb help through my many years of sleep apnea. Has helped with my insomnia and smoking cessation. Very down to earth and comfortable to speak with.
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J. O'Brien in San Rafael, CA – Feb 12, 2016
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