Lifecycle WomanCare features a professional team of Certified Nurse-Midwives, Nurse Practitioners, and Registered Nurses, all of whom are passionate about providing a midwifery model of women’s healthcare that is safe, evidence-based, satisfying, and personal.Believing that the best health outcomes result when women are supported and involved in making decisions about their care, we seek as providers to develop lasting relationships with the women we serve.
We view these relationships and the trust and openness they engender as crucial to providing exemplary healthcare through every stage of a woman’s life.
LWC Birthday: 2016
LWC Overview: Doris serves as our Credentialing Associate; she works to make sure our employees, our practitioners, and our administrative systems are up to date.
Fun Fact: Doris loves to read, travel & sew.
On May 29, 2016 our dear Lynn Forster passed away from a fast-spreading cancer. Lynn was an amazing woman, with tremendous humor, strength, and light.
Her welcoming smile made a lasting impression on everyone who walked through our door. She was wonderfully dedicated to and supportive of LWC, our clients, our staff, and her loved ones.
Lynn wanted us to remember her in her bright colors, her humor and laughter, her strength. Her smile will also remain indelibly in our memory and her legacy lives on in us, in our clients and in their families.
LWC Overview: In her role at LWC, Karen verifies client benefits, writes estimates, posts payments, and does credentialing for LWC midwives.
Fun Fact: Karen enjoys helping others and took on mentoring an intellectually-challenged student as a part-time worker, helping her with her responsibilities and overseeing her work. Outside of the office, Karen loves traveling and visiting museums.
LWC Overview: Chanai is often the first face clients see upon visiting LWC on Saturdays and in our satellite office in Wayne. Along with her front desk responsibilities, she supports Development & Communications initiatives.
Fun Fact: Chanai is a certified dental assistant, as well as being X-ray certified, and CPR-certified. She also loves reading and writing.
LWC Overview: As the front desk receptionist at LWC Lindsay is the first person many of our clients see throughout the day. Some of her responsibilities include checking clients in, coordinating appointments, answering client calls, and offering client support during office visits.
Moment of Pride: Becoming part of the Lifecycle Womancare Family, a great work environment that has been nurturing and supportive of her “working mom” needs.
Fun Fact: When Lindsay is not busy spending time with her husband, two children, and extended family, she enjoys cooking, reading, and yoga.
LWC Birthday: 2007
LWC Overview: Nancy assists clients with various aspects of their LWC visits.
Fun Fact: Nancy has a diverse background that includes earning her PA State Inspection License, PA Emissions License, PA Damage Appraiser License, and her Notary License, as well as receiving her Cosmetology License. When not expanding her horizons, Nancy enjoys spending time with family.
LWC Overview: Rita manages the reimbursement department at LWC, including billing, coding, and collections via the electronic billing system.
Moment of Pride: In 2014, she became a certified professional coder for deciphering medical codes.
Fun Fact: While she might not like to admit it, she actually loves driving her two sons to their numerous activities.
LWC Overview: Barbara maintains overall cleanliness of LWC facilities. Oversees weekly linen delivery and makes sure medical supplies are well-stocked throughout the building.
Moment of Pride: Barbara is proud of where LWC is today – she’s seen so many good things happen and as the organization is entering a new era, the leadership and staff are strong.
Fun Fact: For the past 20 years, this dedicated member of the team has devoted much of her free time back to LWC (formerly The Birth Center).
Photo credit for staff pictures: David Harwi.