Director of Clinical Operations
Niurka has been with Compassionate Family Medicine since 2012 and was promoted to Office Manager in 2014 and then Director of Clinical Operations in 2017. As Director of Clinical Operations, she skillfully oversees clinical and administrative daily operations at all practice locations. Niurka is responsible for implementing and enforcing policies and procedures, monitor compliance programs, and maintaining schedules and staffing to ensure both smooth and accurate operations. She was honored by CFM with an Outstanding Leadership Award in 2014 for her commitment and dedication to the practice. In 2018, Niurka was recognized as Manager of the Year by her colleagues.
Niurka, who is fluent in both Spanish and English, has a diverse clinical background. She is a licensed Family Practice Physician in Cuba, South Africa and South America with specialization in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics and Obstetrics/Gynecology. In addition, she is a Certified Medical Assistant, as well as being certified in EKG and phlebotomy in the United States.