Health Information Management Director
Senior Care Specialty Services Regional Director (619) 229-7209
Social Services & Case Management Director
"What attracted me to psychology was the focus on the human aspect
of healthcare. We often get so focused on the medical condition, that
we forget to focus on our patients' mental health. My profession helps
ensure we at Alvarado focus on the whole person."
Perioperative Services Director
Pulmonary Services Director
"I am honored to be a part of the Alvarado Hospital Team to serve
Critical Care Services Director
"I honestly think that nursing chose me. I don't remember setting
the goal of wanting to be a nurse, everything just seemed to lead in that
direction. Looking back, I can't imagine myself doing anything else."
Patient Financial Services Director
"My affinity for numbers makes my involvement in the revenue cycle
process at Alvarado Hospital a natural fit.”
Regional Information Technology Director
Director of Business Development
“Work is either fun or drudgery. It depends on your attitude. I
like fun.” – Colleen Barrett
Having the opportunity to work for Prime developing relationships with
our community partners and physicians in order to help our patients achieve
great outcomes is incredibly rewarding.
Regional Rehabilitation Services Director
"I have been working in acute rehabilitation for 27 years. I love
my job because every day I get to work with an incredible team of physicians,
nurses, therapists, speech pathologists and social workers who bring so
much passion to their healing work. It’s a miracle to see what their
expertise can do to restore the lives of people who have experienced life-changing
Regional Distribution and Central Supply Director
Imaging & Cardiology Director
"I chose the healthcare field due to a lifelong intrinsic desire
to help others. Being part of the Prime team has allowed that desire to
manifest itself in the most positive ways, as quality patient care is
the predominant pillar of the Prime model. I am grateful and proud to
be part of something great each and every day."
Plant Operations/Security Director
"It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would
do it. The hard... is what makes it great."-Jimmy Dugan
“Every patient has a gift to give. It is my job to figure out what
Regional Security Manager
Nutritional Services Director
“I think preparing food and feeding people brings nourishment not
only to our bodies but to our spirits. Feeding people is a way of loving
them, in the same way that feeding ourselves is a way of honoring our
own createdness and fragility.”
- Shauna Niequist
Regional Marketing Manager
“Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the
Patient Access Director
"The care given at Alvarado Hospital is second to none — it's
like your own family caring for you! That is why I entrust Alvarado Hospital
and its physicians for my medical care."
Pharmacy Services Director
Sacha Ridgway, RN
Performance Improvement/Cardiac Cath Lab Director
Lab Services Manager
Environmental Services/Volunteers Director
"The greatest personal fulfillment comes when we contribute to improving
the welfare of others."
Medical Staff Services Director
"It is a pleasure to work with an organization and a unique medical
staff team that is dedicated to patient care. I look forward to continuing
to build a collaborative partnership."
Peggy Tilley, RN
Medical/Surgical Services Director
"I like working at Alvarado Hospital because our nurses have a commitment
and passion for patient safety."
Joie Trautmann, RN
"Every nurse ought to be careful to wash her hands very frequently
during the day. If her face, too, so much the better." --Florence Nightingale
Lori Turgeon, RN
Emergency Services Director
"I have been a nurse for a long time and prefer a medium-size facility
that has a family atmosphere, which I found here at Alvarado Hospital.
This is my second home and family!"
Lorena Villegas, RN
"Caring for others is the biggest gift you can give back to the community.
Here at Alvarado, we are a family that gives back to the community each
and every day and I am proud to say, that is why I work here."