Title: Health writer
Education: California State University, National University in Los Angeles, California
Expertise: Health journalism, neuro/trauma and stroke care, emergency room care, education, and evidence-based health and wellness trends
  • Trained neuro/trauma and emergency room nurse with 10+ years of patient-care experience
  • Healthcare freelance writer


Sarah Jividen, RN, BSN, is a trained neuro/trauma, and emergency room nurse turned healthcare freelance writer. As a journalism major, she combined her love for writing with her passion for high-level patient care.

Sarah now owns her own media company, Sarah Jividen Media, where she creates content from the birds-eye perspective of someone who has spent a decade working in direct patient care. She works as a freelance healthcare journalist, editor, and copywriter for several online websites and publications.

Her work is focused on various healthcare topics, education, fitness, the nursing profession, and evidence-based science surrounding health and wellness trends.

My #1 goal is to help break down complex health information for the non-medically trained audience. I want my patients to have access to accurate and reliable medical information to make the best healthcare choices they can.


Sarah received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from California State University and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from National University in Los Angeles, California.

About Health

Health, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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