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Elizabeth Atkins, MSW, CSW

Elizabeth is an SW Ambulatory Care Coordinator with CHI Saint Joseph Health Partners.  A Certified Social Worker, Elizabeth received her degrees in social work from Eastern Kentucky University and the University of Louisville.  Before joining the Health Partners team in 2014, Elizabeth spent seven years in the public school system as a School Based Counselor.  She entered the health field by spending three years as a Social Worker at University of Kentucky Medical Center working in Internal Medicine and at UK Markey Cancer Center.  Elizabeth on boarded with Catholic Health Initiatives in 2013, working for VNA Health at Home and the Saint Joseph Continuing Care Clinic.  Highly skilled in interpersonal relationships, Elizabeth enjoys making visits to her patients to connect them with community resources, educational materials, medication assistance or to simply check on their overall wellbeing.  Strong in her Faith system, Elizabeth has served on committees and the Board of her local church and The Cathedral Domain Camp.  When she is not working or volunteering, Elizabeth enjoys going to UK sporting events, community festivals and spending time with her family and friends.