Patricia Payne has been a family nurse practitioner since 1981 providing care to young adults and adults in a variety of practices both acute and chronic care. Her experience includes in veteran's care at the Seattle VA, where she began the women's care program there. She worked in an internal medicine practice prior to joining EvergreenHealth Women's Care, where she provides primary care to women, men and children ages 12 and up.
I believe that good health care is best provided as a team effort based on knowledge, education, mutual respect and compassion.
I grew up on a farm in central Illinois and always wanted to enter the nursing field. I worked in Chicago area for several years before moving to the Pacific Northwest for graduate school in 1979. I went back to the Midwest for several years, but returned to Seattle area in 1983. My husband and I live in Lake Forest Park with our Westie Zoey, and in my spare time I enjoy gardening, traveling and reading.
Bachelor of Science Nursing, University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL Master of Science Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle Nurse practitioner certificate, University of Washington
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Reviewed on April 26, 2018 Patty is the best PCP I've ever had! Her concern & knowledge go over & about any other I've had. She's fabulous!
Reviewed on April 9, 2018 great
Reviewed on April 4, 2018 Very good experience, she always spends time with you
Reviewed on April 2, 2018 Patty Payne is by far the best physician I have ever seen in 50yrs.
Reviewed on March 21, 2018 I love this provider. She has always taken more time than with me than any other provider I have seen. Makes sure all my questions are answered so that I can understand them.