CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSAWARDSPUBLICATIONSElizabeth Vaczy, NPContact InformationPhone NumbersOffice: (585) 275-7744Fax: (585) 244-6097A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocationsDivision of Pediatric Endocrinology601 Elmwood AveBox 777Rochester, NY 14642BiographyBetsy's areas of interest include Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, use of insulin pumps and sensors in children, obesity prevention, and the use of motivational interviewing in improving self management of diabetes.Professional Background2011 – Present Senior Advanced Practice Nurse 1988-1994 Advanced Practice Nurse Division of Pediatric Endocrinology University of Rochester Medical Center Rochester, NY Betsy provides direct care to children with diabetes. Patient care responsibilities include: inpatient education of newly diagnosed children; outpatient management via phone and outpatient visits; and case management including interaction with other disciplines including schools. Prior to this position Betsy worked as a nurse practitioner in pediatric primary care for 17 years. Her areas of interest include care of children with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, obesity prevention, use of insulin pumps and sensors, and motivational interviewing. .CredentialsSpecialtiesNurse Practitioner, Pediatrics - American Nurses Credentialing CenterEducation1988MS | University of Rochester1993NP | University of RochesterNurse PractitionerPost-doctoral Training & Residency - 05/09/1980Graduate at University of RochesterAwards20102010 NAPNAP Practice Innovation/SIG Poster AwardSponsor: NapNap2001Outstanding Preceptor AwardSponsor: University of Rochester School of NursingPublicationsJournal Articles2011Vaczy, E.; Seaman, B.; Peterson-Sweeney, K.; Hondorf, C.; (2011). "Passport to Health: An Innovative Tool to Enhance Healthy Lifestyle Choices." Journal of Pediatric Health Care. 2011; 25: 31-37.Books & Chapters1998 Chapter Title: Endocrine Emergencies Book Title: Manual of Pediatric Emergency Nursing. Author List: Vaczy, E., Mack-Fogg, J.E. Endocrine Emergencies. T. Soud and J. Rogers (Eds.), Published By: Mosby 1998VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Elizabeth Vaczy, NPPlease answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Elizabeth Vaczy, NP is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.