Upstate Family Health Center has named Judith Schipper, nurse practitioner, to its growing team of health care providers.
Schipper comes to Upstate Family Health Center most recently from PopHealthCare and prior to that New York University Langone Medical Center, where she worked as a Clinical Coordinator within the Heart Failure Program.
Schipper received her doctorate of nursing practice degree from Simmons College, Boston, Mass. and her master’s degree in nursing from Columbia University. She has received awards for Heart Failure Society Clinical Excellence in Nursing in 2012, and the Heart Failure Pathway to Treatment Excellence in 2016. She has also contributed to numerous cardiovascular prevention disease treatment related publications.
The Upstate Family Health Center, located at offices in Rome at 205 W. Dominick St., and Utica at 1001 Noyes St., is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (specific hours based on provider) and offers primary care services to people of all ages.
Services include family medicine, routine preventative exams, well child care and immunizations, treatment of chronic medical conditions including diabetes and hypertension, physical exams, podiatry, gynecological care, preventive services and laboratory.
They accept Medicaid, Managed Medicaid and most private insurances, and are always accepting new patients. For more information on the Upstate Family Health Center, Inc. or to make an appointment, contact 315-624-9470.