Employee Profile: Kadisha Recalde

As Administrative Assistant in the Business Office at Yale Cancer Center, Kadisha Recalde has an instrumental role in supporting business office functions, administration, and the faculty of the Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Centers. In her position, she was involved with the successful integration of the 8 Smilow Care Centers, which included the on boarding of 23 new physicians. Furthermore, as Yale Cancer Center continues to grow and acquire new faculty, her expertise has also helped with supporting these transitions. Kadisha is dedicated to serving the administrative support needs of the faculty of the Smilow Care Centers and other faculty members within Yale Cancer Center.
"I view my job as a fortunate opportunity to be a part of this great movement of Care Centers: a name designated to illustrate the effective and compassionate care the patients receive from the dedicated physicians and staff affiliates," said Kadisha. "Not to mention, I am able to meet and develop relationships with different physicians, and their staff- it's all very rewarding." She manages equipment orders such as cell phones, computers, etc., maintains the physicians' CVs/Biosketches, medical licenses, registrations, and hospital credentialing, processes expense reimbursements, makes travel arrangements, and assists with grant support and other various necessary administrative needs.
Kadisha also assists members of the Business Office, and ensures that everything runs smoothly. From working on special projects with the managers and directors, to assisting with general requests, Kadisha has a huge impact on coordinating the day to day fundamental needs of the Business Office.
Her manager, Jennifer Mulligan, Associate Director of Finance and Administration, commented, "In the year that Kadisha has been with the Cancer Center, she has become an invaluable member of the Business Office Team. In addition to her support and coordination of Business Office activities, Kadisha also does a phenomenal job supporting our 23 Care Center faculty, a daunting task that Kadisha does with ease. I consider us lucky to have such outstanding talent."