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Coronavirus information for patients and providers. Please create a Connect patient portal account before your visit.

Managing Your Care

To Our Patients and Community,   We hope this letter finds you and your family in good health. We all have been through a lot these past few months during the COVID-19 pandemic. While many things have changed in the world, you can count on us: the providers and clinical care teams of Columbia, Weill […]

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We’re Here to Serve You

To Our Valued ColumbiaDoctors Patients:   The last few months have been full of new challenges for all of us. At ColumbiaDoctors, we are proud of the care our providers and staff have provided for those who suffered from COVID-19, as well as for patients who still needed our attention and expertise for other conditions. […]

COVID-19 Updates for Patients

To Our Patients:   Your health, safety and well-being are always at the forefront of our efforts at the ColumbiaDoctors Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Group, and now more than ever, as the COVID-19 outbreak unfolds in the United States and abroad. Please rest assured that our world-class medical experts and dedicated staff will be working […]

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Noticing a lot more pink lately? That’s because it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each October, this international health campaign promotes awareness of the disease and raises funds for research into its cause, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and cure.    With 1 in 8 American women diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, it’s critical to continue […]

NPG April News: Marie Carmel Garcon Honored, Antibiotics and Alcohol, & More

See below for a roundup of the latest news articles featuring the Nurse Practitioner Group and its providers.   SIRIUS XM: “Doctor Radio” Monday, April 15, 2019 Stephen Ferrara, DNP, Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs, and Walter Bockting, Professor of Medical Psychology at Columbia Nursing, were featured SiriusXM’s “Doctor Radio” program on “Healthy Aging” for […]

NPG January News: This Year’s Flu Season and LGBTQ Health Care

See below for a roundup of the latest news articles featuring the Nurse Practitioner Group and its providers.   WNBC: Flu Season Sunday, January 13, 2019 Stephen Ferrara, DNP, Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs, appeared live on WNBC’s “Today in New York” to speak about what you can do to avoid the flu this year. […]

NPG August News: Lorraine Frazier Named Dean of Columbia Nursing, & More

See below for a roundup of the latest news articles featuring the Nurse Practitioner Group and its providers.   Our Town: To Their Health Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Our Town spoke with Stephen Ferrara, DNP, Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs and Marie Carmel Garcon, DNP, Nurse Practitioner Group House Calls provider, and house calls patients […]

NPG June News: Provider Katherine Clark Receives Patient Safety Award, & More

See below for a roundup of the latest news articles featuring the Nurse Practitioner Group and its providers.   Columbia Nursing Newsletter: Recently Recognized for Her Dedication to Patient Safety, Katherine Clark Feels It’s a Privilege to Be a Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Nurse Practitioner Group provider and instructor at the […]

NPG April News: What You Should Know About Influenza B, the Second Wave of the Flu, & More

See below for a roundup of the latest news articles featuring the Nurse Practitioner Group and its providers.   Well and Good: Here’s What You Should Know About Influenza B, the Second Wave of Flu Season Thursday, April 12, 2018 Well and Good spoke with Stephen Ferrara, DNP, Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs at Columbia […]

NPG February News: Profile on Mental Health Provider Sandra Alvarado, This Year’s Flu Season, & More

See below for a roundup of the latest news articles featuring the Nurse Practitioner Group and its providers.   Columbia Nursing Newsletter: Columbia Nursing’s Sandra Alvarado Talks About the Critical Role of the Mental Health NP in Primary Care February, 2018 Instructor in Nursing and Nurse Practitioner Group Washington Heights mental health provider, Sandra Alvarado, […]