Primary Care Providers
Patricia Donahue Leitch, F.N.P.
Position: Family Nurse Practitioner
Joined UHS: 2011
Primary, urgent and continuity care; travel medicine
Postgraduate certificate, family nurse practitioner program, Hampton University, Hampton, Va.; M.S., nursing, Anna Maria College, Paxton, Mass.; M.S., business administration, Anna Maria College; B.S.N., Northeastern University, Boston, Mass; diploma R.N., Malden Hospital School of Nursing, Malden, Mass.
Primary care nurse practitioner, Hampden County Correctional Center, Ludlow, Mass., and Western Mass. Regional Women's Correctional Center, Chicopee, Mass.; nurse practitioner, Baystate Health Total Joint Replacement Program, Springfield, Mass.; family nurse practitioner, Baystate Health Mason Square Neighborhood Health Center, Springfield, Mass.
Memberships and certifications:
Certified family nurse practitioner; member, American Nurses Credentialing Center
More about me:
I'm engaged and have two wonderful sons – one is in the Air Force and the other is a campus police officer. I served 10 years in the U.S. Navy Reserve, achieving the rank of Commander. My pasttimes include travel, public speaking, gardening, English country dancing and playing the recorder.