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The Health Services is comprised of physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, nutritionist, acupuncturist, health educator, massage therapists and medical assistant. Health Services medical providers satisfy New York State credentialing requirements.

Director Anne Miller, NP
Medical Director Robert Shalhoub, MD
Administrative Coordinator
Judhy Jacobo, BBA
Health Informatics Coordinator
Mary Rosario
Physicians Kevin Armington, MD
Nadege Coupet, MD
Peter Psalidas, MD
Nurse Practitioners Jeane Brenner, NP
Victoria Curtin, NP
Dorothy Grasso, NP
Sulin Jiang, NP
Joan Kendrew, NP
Amy Ma, NP
Katherine Marx, NP
Mary McEnerney, NP
Phyllis McKinney, NP
Patricia Miro, NP
Josephine Musto, NP
Barbara Pittman, NP
Piera Robson, NP
Anne Russin, NP
Registered Nurses Flordelita Guillermo, RN
Carmen Rivera, RN
Lucy Tranquellino, RN
Health Educator / Nutritionist Gabriella Potievsky, RD
Nutritionist Leslie George, RD
Acupuncturist Jennifer Fassett
Gunthilde Perin
Massage Therapist Leonore Briones
Medical Assistant Jasmine Lugo
Secretary Sabrina Hosein
Clerical Assistants Sara Armendariz
Willa Maxwell
Robert Najdek
Jeffrey Padilla

 

What is a Nurse Practitioner?
A Nurse Practitioner (NP) is a registered professional nurse who has completed further education and acquired advanced knowledge in clinical skills. NP's provide a wide range of health care services to people of all ages. In New York State, NP's have prescriptive authority and practice in collaboration with a physician. To ensure quality of care, NP's are certified by New York State and various national professional organizations. Nurse Practitioners offer services such as 1) diagnosis and management of disease, 2) prevention of illness and 3) health maintenance. The NP takes health histories and performs physical exams. They also identify and treat many common problems (acute and chronic) through:
  • laboratory evaluation and X-rays,
  • prescribing and managing medications and other therapies,
  • health teaching and supportive counseling with an emphasis on prevention of illness and health maintenance, referral of patients to other health professionals as needed.
Nurse Practitioners have offered high quality and cost effective services, in partnership with their patients, for more than thirty years.

 

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