Meet The Team

President & CEO

Bruce J. Markowitz

(201) 854-5001
bmarkowitz@palisadesmedical.org


















VP, Administration/COO

David J. Berkowitz

(201) 854-5086
dberkowitz@palisadesmedical.org

  • Laboratory
  • Radiology
    • Cardiac Cath
  • Pulmonary Services
  • Rehabilitative Services
  • Pharmacy
  • Sleep Wake Center
  • Cardiac Services
    • Cardiac Rehab
    • Neurological Services
    • Vascular Lab
  • Wound Care Center
  • O/P Pediatric ENT
  • Mental Health Services
    • Crisis Intervention
    • Crisis Counseling
  • Food Services
    • Nutritional Services
  • Housekeeping
  • Plant Maintenance
  • Security/Parking
  • Bio-Medical Engineering

VP, Human Resources

Donna Cahill

(201) 854-5019
dcahill@palisadesmedical.org

  • Personnel Administration
  • Employee Benefits
  • Recruitment
  • Employee Health
  • Staff Development & Education
  • Communications







VP, Finance/CFO

John Calandriello

(201) 854-5028
jcalandriello@palisadesmedical.org

  • Finance
    • Accts. Payable
    • Payroll
    • Accounting
  • Management Info. Sys.
  • Pt. Registration
  • Budget & Reimbursement
  • Managed Care
  • Pt. Financial Services
  • Materials Mgmt.
    • Purchasing
    • General Store
    • Office Services
    • Laundry & Linen
  • Medical Records

VP, Patient Care/CNO

Ruben D. Fernandez

(201) 854-5178
rfernandez@palisadesmedical.org

  • Critical Care
  • Progressive Care (3E)
  • Surgical Care (4E)
  • Maternal & Child Care
    • Pediatrics
    • O.B./Nursery
  • Medical (5E/5W)
  • Peri-Operative Services
    • Operating Rooms
    • Post Anesthesia Care
    • Endoscopy
    • Same Day Care
    • Central Sterile Supply
    • O/P Oncology Services
  • Emergency Services
  • Pastoral Care
  • Breast Center

VP, Medical Affairs

Suresh Raina, MD

(201) 854-5005
rainas@palisadesmedical.org

  • Medical Staff Services
  • Continuing Care
  • Performance Improvement
  • Risk Management
  • Safety/Infection Control
  • Library Services
  • Accreditation, Licensure, Regulatory






VP, External Affairs

Eurice R. Rojas

(201) 854-5010
erojas@palisadesmedical.org

  • Marketing
  • Government Relations
  • Patient Relations
  • Physician Relations
  • O/P Perinatology
  • Continence Center
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Pt. Van Service
  • Community Health



Palisades Medical Center Board Of Governors

Theresa de León
Chairwoman

Andrew Horowitz
Vice Chairman

Leonard Lauricella
Treasurer

Kevin O'Connor
Secretary

Bruce J. Markowitz
President & CEO

Samir R. Amin, MD
Medical Staff President

Jeffrey M. Raskin, MD
Medical Staff President-Elect

Cary Bader
Alexander Duran
Thomas M. Eastwick
Patricia M. Fuller
John C. Meditz
Suri Ponamgi, MD
Constantine Potamianos, Esq.
Lillian Sonnenschein
Richard Turner
Thomas M. Venino, Jr., Esq.

Emeritus: Howard M. Shiffman