Dana M. McCabe, ARNP
Internal Medicine, Primary Care
American Nurses Credentialing Center
National Certification Corporation
Massachusetts general hospital Institute of Health Professions, Boston, Mass., 2009
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I saw ARNP since my usual MD is gone for a few months. I have seen ARNP´s. I wish she would have been more forthcoming with information or recommendations. She didn´t seem to want to delve into much detail of my problems or offer anything new.
Ms. McCabe was friendly, knowledgeable, and enjoyable. I felt comfortable with her and especially appreciated that she provided me with information I requested while respecting that I wanted time to research and draw my own conclusions as to the necessity of certain screening tests. She referred me to specialists as needed.
Dr. was very nice taking time to give good treatment.
I love Dana; easy to talk with; listens; I have confidence in her
Was put at ease. Glad I came by and feel I had a very good experience
Dana McCabe is a fantastic primary care provider. It´s clear she cares for her patients very much. She spent extra time with me discussing my current health issues, and personal issues affecting my health, and helping me to form an action plan moving forward.
Dana was great - I had a lot of questions and she answered all of them well.
Very pleased with Dana´s quality care. Very good experience. I have confidence that I´ll continue to receive good care and sound medical advice. She is kind and compassionate too. #10. Highly!
I have already recommended Dr. McCabe to my friends!
It felt like the provider was a bit condescending and lacked empathy. She seemed competent enough clinically though.
I really liked Dana. She was really nice to work with and very much on my level. I really appreciated that.
My Dr. Was providing me good service
Really liked Ms. McCabe, and appreciated that she did not constantly leave room to answer a call. Just felt that she did not fully address some of my concerns or perhaps fully offer reasons for them. However, she did give me full and easy to understand explanations for my other issues, so maybe I had too many that day to tackle all at once!
Dana really listened to my lungs and determined quickly I would need medications and rest. She helped me with my FMLA paperwork and probably saved me from a potential hospitalization by catching things quickly and listening so well.
She knew exactly what to do!
Dana was not familiar with the medication I had been taking previous to going to VM, so I had to provide information on concentration/dosage, but she was very good by consulting with two pharmacists to make sure she was prescribing the correct medicine.
Most important, the ARNP took the time to listen to my concerns and symptoms: not rushed. She also gave me a quick exam [I thought I may have had strep throat], checked ears, throat, glands.
Very helpful, very detailed and patient, very nice.