Josh Raufman, NP, of Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital Named Most Valuable Player of 2014
In recognition of exceptional contributions to Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital and to his department, colleagues, and co-workers, on February 12th Josh Raufman, NP, was awarded the title of the 2014 Most Valuable Player by the hospital’s Staff Satisfaction Committee.
On hand to congratulate Mr. Raufman were Richard Rosenthal, MD, and Paul Rosenfeld, MD, from Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health. Dr. Rosenthal serves as Medical Director of Addiction Psychiatry, and Dr. Rosenfeld as Director of the Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic.
Mr. Raufman, an adult nurse practitioner (ANP), is a member of the Division of General Medicine at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s. He maintains a co-located satellite clinic on the premises of the Department of Psychiatry that is a joint initiative of the Departments of Internal Medicine and Psychiatry. His clinic was created with the goal of providing integrated, full-scope primary care services to patients who are receiving regular psychiatric care but who would otherwise have little or no access to primary care.
At Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, Mr. Raufman cares for patients dealing with an extensive array of behavioral health concerns. He also sees patients for primary care at UMPA at Amsterdam Avenue, one of Mount Sinai St. Luke’s faculty practice clinics located on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Mr. Raufman received his ANP certification from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners after completing advanced studies at Columbia University. Fluent in English and Spanish, Mr. Raufman specializes in both geriatric medicine and adult primary care.
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at St. Luke’s is the largest not-for-profit provider of mental health and addiction services in New York City, delivering comprehensive, high-quality services that enable individuals to improve their overall quality of life since 1954. For more information about Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, please see www.stlukeshospitalnyc.org.
Josh Raufman, NP, (center) with
Dr. Richard Rosenthal, Medical Director, Addiction Psychiatry (MSIMH), and
Dr. Paul Rosenfield, Director, Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic