About

Maureen A. Moriarty, DNP, ANP-BC, FAHS, current fellow of The American Headache Society is an adult nurse practitioner that has worked in the Department of Neurology at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital since 2010 where she manages headache patients in an ambulatory setting.

In addition, for a number of years, Moriarty has been actively involved in educating medical professionals and the lay community about headaches through formal lectures and clinical experience. At Marymount University, Malek School of Health Professions, she is currently an associate professor, Graduate Chair for Nursing, and director of the Doctor of Nursing Practice and RN-BSN programs. She also serves as an adjunct assistant professor at MedStar Georgetown University School of Nursing and Health Studies. She previously served as the director of the Doctor of Nursing Practice program where she was responsible for developing the program, including course development, teaching, coordinating faculty, maintaining regulatory standards and program evaluation.

After receiving her BSN and MSN in Nursing, Adult Primary Care, from the University of Maryland, she went on to receive her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Johns Hopkins University in 2010.

Moriarty is an American Headache Society Fellow and has received a number of awards in her career. Most recently, in 2018 she was awarded Nurse of the Year for the Peripheral Nerve Institute, Department of Plastic Surgery, at the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. The American Association of Nurse Practitioners’ also awarded her Nurse Practitioner of the Year for the District of Columbia in 2015.

She participates annually in the American Headache Society’s annual scientific and headache education meetings and has published numerous papers on the treatment of headaches and migraines in medical journals.

Credentials

Education
  • Allied Health Education: University of Maryland at Baltimore School of Nurs

Insurance

  • COVENTRY HEALTH NETWORK - Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
  • FIRST HEALTH (NOW COVENTRY) - FIRST HEALTH
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
  • AETNA - Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
  • COVENTRY HEALTH NETWORK - Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Choice Plus
  • AETNA - Open POS II
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
  • AETNA - Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Student Resources
  • TRICARE - Tricare Standard
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - POS OA & OA Plus
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
  • MEDSTAR SELECT - MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - Choice Fund PPO
  • CAREFIRST - HealthyBlue PPO
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
  • PRIVATE HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS, INC. (PHCS) - Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
  • TRICARE - Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
  • COVENTRY HEALTH NETWORK - First Health PPO
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - OneNet PPO, Inc.
  • AETNA - Innovation Health: PPO
  • AETNA - Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • AETNA - Innovation Health: POS Plus
  • TRICARE - Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
  • AETNA - Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
  • AETNA - Open EPO Plus
  • MEDSTAR MEDICARE CHOICE - MedStar Medicare Choice
  • AETNA - Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
  • AETNA - Innovation Health: Indemnity
  • CAREFIRST - Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - M.D. IPA (HMO)
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - CIGNA Indemnity
  • AETNA - Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
  • CAREFIRST - CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
  • CIGNA HEALTH CARE - CIGNA POS/Network POS
  • TRICARE - Tricare Prime
  • COVENTRY HEALTH NETWORK - Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
  • AETNA - Aetna USAccess (POS)
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE - United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
  • MEDSTAR FAMILY CHOICE - MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
  • AETNA - Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans