Dr. Raffi Calikyan named President of Fatima Hospital medical staff
Dr. Raffi Calikyan, an internal medicine physician with specific training in pulmonology and critical care, has been named President of the Fatima Hospital medical staff. He has been a member of the Fatima Hospital medical staff since 1999.
Dr. Calikyan graduated medical school from Eberhard Karls University in Germany. He completed his residency in internal medicine at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in New York and his pulmonary and critical care residency from SUNY Health Science Center in Brooklyn. Dr. Calikyan is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine with specific certification in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.
“I am looking forward to this important role during an especially exciting and eventful time in health care,” said Dr. Calikyan. “This is talented and dedicated medical staff committed to working with hospital leadership to ensure quality care is delivered at the highest level.”
Dr. Calikyan is the chairperson of the Experience of Care committee at Fatima and is a member of the newly formed Advisory Quality Council. He is also a member of the Fatima Hospital board of directors. He is a resident of Barrington.
“Dr. Calikyan has a distinguished history of service to his patients and Fatima Hospital,” said Thomas Hughes, President of Our Lady of Fatima Hospital. “We look forward to his leadership on a number of initiatives designed to improve both the method and delivery of care to our community.”
An affiliate of CharterCARE Health Partners, Fatima Hospital is a Catholic community hospital providing a full range of services with close to 1,000 employees and annual revenues in excess of $144 million.