My #1 goal is to help break down complex health information for the non-medically trained audience. I want my patients to have access to accurate and reliable medical information to make the best healthcare choices they can.
Sarah Jividen is a trained neuro/trauma, and emergency room nurse turned freelance healthcare writer. As a journalism major, she combined her love for writing with her passion for high-level patient care. Jividen is the creator of Health Writing Solutions, LLC, specializing in writing about healthcare topics, including health journalism, education, and evidence-based health and wellness trends.
Sarah received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from California State University and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from National University in Los Angeles, California.
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