Lacy Pitman, CRNP
Lacy Pitman, Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner, provides primary care for patients of all ages. She began her career as a Lieutenant and Registered Nurse in the US Navy and, over her 30 plus year career has developed a passion for helping her patients live long and healthy lives.
Lacy works hard to improve the outcomes for patients with chronic health conditions, such as diabetes and asthma. She engages her patients to understand their illness and together they develop a plan to improve their overall health and minimize their reliance on medications.
“As a Nurse Practitioner, my relationship with my patients is a partnership. It is important that my patients are involved in their care – so I listen to their concerns and work with them to develop a plan to take better care of themselves.”
Lacy received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) from St. Mary’s College in Notre Dame, IN, and earned her Masters of Nursing (MN), Family Nurse Practitioner from Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, OR. She is licensed by the Maryland Board of Nursing as a Registered Family Nurse Practitioner and holds certifications in Controlled Dangerous Substances, DEA and CRP. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Maryland Academy of Advanced Practice Clinicians.
In addition to her work with patients, Lacy is a preceptor for nurse practitioner students, serving as their mentor, teacher and instructor as they hone their skills while preparing for certification. She is a frequent speaker throughout the community, covering such topics as Women’s Health and Immunization. She is a past president of the Maryland Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and is an active, elected member of Calvert Physician Associates’ governing council. She has won numerous awards in the community for her outstanding customer service in primary care and women’s health.
Lacy is Board-Certified and licensed to treat, prescribe, order and interpret tests and lab work. As a Nurse Practitioner, she is your first point of contact for the diagnosis and treatment of any medical condition and your partner in achieving and maintaining good health.