Chief Medical Officer, Zufall Health Center
Dr. Ramirez is an internal medicine physician and Chief Medical Officer at Zufall Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center, based in Dover, NJ. She joined Zufall Health in 2007 and has helped the organization embrace a patient-centered, integrated approach to care that focuses on quality, team collaboration, communication, and patient engagement. During that time, she has guided Zufall’s expansion of clinical services through participation in collaboratives, development of interdisciplinary care teams, and implementation of a trauma-informed primary care practice.
During her tenure, Zufall has achieved NCQA PCMH recognition, is a Million Hearts Hypertension Control Champion and a Target BP Gold Member from the AHA. The center has received numerous quality performance and program awards from HRSA and other national and state organizations. Dr. Ramirez continues to promote innovative practices and excellence in patient care and health care outcomes by fostering teamwork, supporting a strong QA/PI framework and championing staff wellness. Her passions include teaching, project implementation, data analysis, reading and the fine arts.