Aleksandra Zagorin, DNP, MA, AGPCNP-BC, RN

Specialties

Geriatrics

Languages

English, Russian

About Me

Dr. Zagorin started her career as a Geriatric Nurse Practitioner in the Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Services, at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY in 2002. She currently serves as a Clinical Advisor and Scholar at the Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing-NYU College of Nursing and serves as a Director of Undergraduate Program at Wagner College School of Nursing. Her goals are to help vulnerable older adults to get the best possible care in the comfort of their home, optimize their quality of life, and provide comfort at the end of life. Honors and Awards include the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certificate of Recognition, Sigma Theta Tau National Nursing Honor Society, Congressional Certificate for Outstanding Achievement in Nursing, Switzer Foundation Scholar for Nursing Achievement, Scholar at the Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing Scholar Brookdale Foundation Group Scholar NYU College of Nursing, Outstanding Adherence to the Protocol Award FOCUS Transfusion Trial, and Maimonides Medical Center Certificate of Achievement for Service to the Hospital, Certificate of Recognition from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, and the Congressional Certificate for Outstanding Achievement in Nursing.

Areas of Expertise

  • Geriatric House Calls
  • Chronic Conditions
  • End of Life Care
  • Transitional Care
  • Coordination of Services
  • Preventative Care

Conditions Treated

  • Chronic Medical Illnesses in the Elderly
  • Frailty
  • Failure To Thrive
  • Geriatric Syndromes

Treatments

  • Comfort Care
  • Medical House Calls
  • Palliative Care
  • Wound Care
  • Transitional Care
  • Complex Family Issues Care

Education

Medical Degree

MA, DNP - New York University College of Nursing

Board

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Bright Health
  • CenterLight
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Plan (United Healthcare)
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Local 1199
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • VillageCare Max
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare

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