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Epilepsy program coordinators

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Rachel Ward-Mitchell, RN

Epilepsy Nurse Coordinator 

Contact

UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital
Kentucky Neuroscience Institute
Kentucky Clinic – L444
Lexington KY 40536
Phone: 859-218-5053
Fax: 859-257-4455
Email: rkward2@email.uky.edu 

Background

Rachel Ward-Mitchell has been a nurse at UK since 2004 and spent seven years working in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit. In 2011 she shifted her role to act as the nursing resource coordinator for the UK Comprehensive Epilepsy Program.

She assists patients through first diagnosis, ongoing treatment, clinic visits, hospital stays, diagnostic testing, surgery, medication side effects and psychosocial aspects associated with epilepsy. She works closely with the local Epilepsy Foundation affiliate to advocate, educate and find community resources for patients. 

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Micah Philpot

Patient Services Coordinator
Comprehensive Epilepsy Program

Contact

UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital
Kentucky Neuroscience Institute
Kentucky Clinic – L444
Lexington KY 40536
Phone: 859-218-5045
Fax: 859-257-4455
Email: micah@uky.edu 

Background

Micah Philpot is patient services coordinator for the comprehensive epilepsy program at UK. He has been with UK for 10 years in a variety if administrative roles for the UK Neurology and the Kentucky Neuroscience Institute.

He is responsible for the epilepsy clinic schedule, EMU hospital admissions and coordinating special procedures and diagnostic testing.

Page last updated: 8/9/2013 2:23:53 PM