Karen Crouse, CNM - WellSpan OB/GYN - Ephrata - Ephrata, PA - Midwifery | WellSpan Health
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Karen Crouse, CNM

My Locations

Map Marker A WellSpan OB/GYN - Ephrata
175 Martin Ave., Suite 125
Ephrata, PA 17522-1761
(717) 721-5700
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Map Marker B WellSpan OB/GYN - Granite Run
266 Granite Run Dr.
Lancaster, PA 17601-6463
(717) 721-5700
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Map Marker C WellSpan OB/GYN
435 S. Kinzer Ave., Suite 7
New Holland, PA 17557-8706
(717) 721-5700
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Map Marker D WellSpan OB/GYN - Lititz
6 W. Newport Rd., Suite 7
Lititz, PA 17543-7774
(717) 721-5700
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About Me

Why I chose to pursue a career in medicine:

I chose midwifery and women's health as a profession due to my passion for families, birth and autonomy for women in their health care. As a midwife, I am able to partner in a woman's care throughout her lifespan.


What I want my patients to know about me:

1) I am a listener: During a patient encounter, what they have to say is important to me. 2) I am partner in healthcare: I work together with patients in developing their own individualized plan of care and healthcare management. 3) I focus on the natural processes of pregnancy, labor and birth with respect for each patient's individualized beliefs


What I do when I'm not seeing patients:

When I am not engaging in a patient's direct care, I am spending time with my own family. What I enjoy the most is time spent with my granddaughter. I enjoy the outdoors, walking in nature, and long walks on the beach in search of seashells.


Clinical Interests

  • Birth Control
  • Birthing
  • Breastfeeding
  • Prenatal Care
  • Well Woman Exams
  • Women’s Health
  • Midwifery
  • Gynecology

Board Certifications

  • AMCB - American Midwifery Certification Board

Education & Credentials

  • Professional Education: University of Phoenix - Online Campus
  • Post Graduate Education: Frontier School of Nurse Midwifery
  • Undergraduate Education: Carlow University

WellSpan Hospital Affiliations

  • WellSpan Ephrata Hospital

Health Plans Accepted

WellSpan Financial Assistance Program participant

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Amerihealth Caritas PA
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna Healthsprings(Formerly Bravo)
  • Cigna/Greatwest
  • EHP Significa
  • Gateway
  • Geisinger
  • Health America
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • John Hopkins Health Care
  • PA Medical Assistance
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care
  • South Central Preferred
  • Tower Health PPO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare/ Mamsi
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Vibra Health Plan

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