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2020 Super Stars

Elias Baez, Academic Program Specialist, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, has brought stellar skills to organizing his division’s fellowship program. Fellowship candidates who visit the division praise Elias for his knowledge base and easy efficiency, as well as for his kindness and helpfulness. In fact, candidates frequently say that Elias is the best fellowship coordinator they have met throughout their visits to many medical centers as they seek a fellowship program. Elias is also described as a “can do” leader in all situations.

Jeffrey Bolanos, Patient Coordinator, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, has earned countless compliments from both patients and colleagues who state that he defines what it means to be “a role model of excellence.” Jeffrey is known for going the extra mile, treating others with thoughtfulness and respect, and providing service with a smile. All of his actions are prompt, efficient, and show extraordinary dedication to his division.

Marta Cruz, Medical Assistant, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, is known for her “amazing” work with patients in a busy medical setting. In addition to carrying out her work duties with great skill, Marta has been recognized for going above and beyond the call of duty in helping patients who are in need. It has been observed by colleagues that Marta is a role model for all employees in terms of her remarkable dedication and empathy on behalf of patients, especially those who are faced with difficult health issues.

Erica Lopez-Martinez, Practice Specialist, Division of Cardiology, epitomizes a Star Performer according to her division’s management and physicians on staff. She is considered to be “a star in every conceivable way” based upon her extraordinary work ethic, follow through, and attention to detail. Nothing falls through the cracks when Erica is on board. She is also known for her willingness to “pinch-hit” in challenging situations to keep administrative activities running smoothly. Co-workers concur, “Cardiology would not be the same without Erica!”

Faudia Pasha, Administrative Assistant, Division of General Internal Medicine, is known for her positive approach in all work situations. A problem-solver and an innovator, Faudia continually seeks new projects to keep administrative operations flowing efficiently in her section (hospital medicine). From assisting with recruitment of new faculty and the PA-hospitalist task force (Lower Manhattan Hospital location), to educational conferences and literature reviews, Faudia ensures that all the work gets done while remaining ahead of the curve. Faudia is a valued asset in her division and a true star!

Kimberly Rajmohan, Nurse Practitioner, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, has been recognized for bringing outstanding organizational skills to a busy clinical practice setting. Kimberly exemplifies the consummate team player who achieves major advances for the team, but never seeks all the credit. Kimberly works collaboratively while making co-workers feel included on important decisions. She remains on track with a professional and upbeat demeanor at all times. She is a Star Performer role model!

Sara Williams, Patient Coordinator, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, has been noted for her extremely professional demeanor and an instinctive ability to solve problems. Sara has become an expert in customer service and patient relations for her division. One patient stated that Sara is one of the most courteous, efficient, and knowledgeable individuals she has ever encountered – “She just gets it!”

Feng Zhen, Transitions Coordinator, Division of General Internal Medicine, exemplifies efficiency and thoroughness in all her responsibilities pertaining to patient scheduling and discharge summaries. Her work is so outstanding that outpatient providers have provided feedback saying that it is a great pleasure to send their patients to the LMH location because of Feng’s excellent work. Feng has become known as an employee who represents the best in “bridge care,” ensuring that all the loops are tied and the process is a smooth one for all patients. Feng is a star that shines brightly at the LMH location!

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Mailing Address

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/
Weill Cornell Medical Center
Weill Department of Medicine
525 East 68th Street, Box 130
New York, NY 10065

Office of the Chairman

530 East 70th Street, M-522
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 746-4720
Fax: (212) 746-8793

Administration Office

1320 York Avenue, HT-621
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 746-4007
Fax: (646) 962-0215

Residency Office

530 East 70th Street, M-507
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 746-4749
Fax: (212) 746-6692

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