Medical Staff Administration

Medical Staff Administration provides assistance to Medical Staff and affiliated Medical Staff. Please contact us with questions or assistance with any of the following:

  • New Medical and Affiliated Medical Staff applications
  • Re-appointment of medical and affiliated medical staff
  • Privileging for new appointees
  • Policy and Application for Medical Staff Guests and Observers
  • Medical Staff Guest and Observer Appointments
  • Addition or change of privileges for current medical and affiliated staff
  • Appointment/application process for clinical fellows
  • Medical staff dues
  • Parking program for visiting medical staff
  • To request a leave of absence or return from a leave of absence. (Please see page 30 in the Medical Staff Bylaws for requirements.)
  • Notification about change in practice location, address, malpractice insurance carrier or changes to any contact information

Staff Contact Information

Caterina Asklar, Credentialing Specialist
Susan Colavolpe-Muir, Credentialing Assistant
Karen Dumas, New Applications Manager
Lourdes Espada, Network Credentialing Coordinator
Donna Greene, Credentialing Specialist
Daria Jones, Credentialing Specialist
Carmelina Laboy, Credentialing Specialist
Jenna Lapko, Credentialing Specialist
Cortney Goulet, MPH, Senior Credentialing Specialist
Rosemary Mancini, Secretary
Ruth Ruesch, Credentialing Specialist
Gina Vergnetti, Credentialing Specialist
Amanda Vitale, System implementation Manager
Helene Williams, Department Head Secretary
Renee Young, Data Analyst
Theresa Zinck-Lederer, MPH, CPMSM, CPCS, Director, Medical Staff Administration

The Medical Staff Administration office is located at 20 York St. in the Hunter Building on the 4th floor.

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Mailing address

Yale New Haven Hospital
Medical Staff Administration
20 York Street, Hunter 4
New Haven, CT 06510


Phone: 203-688-2615
Fax: 203-688-5343

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