Medical Staff Services

Welcome to Upstate University Hospital! Members of Medical Staff Services are present at both the Downtown and Community Campus. Please get in touch with us if you have any questions at any time before, during, or after you join us!

Department staff

Beth Erwin

Beth Erwin, CPCS, CPMSM
Director, Medical Staff Services

  • Bylaws
  • Medical Staff Policies
  • Credentials Committee
  • Medical Executive Committee

Downtown Phone: 315-464-8521
Community Phone:315-492-5102
Fax: 315-464-8524


Paula Schirtz

Paula Schirtz

Secretary

Phone: 315-464-5733
Fax: 315-464-8524

Michele Smelkoff

Michele Smelkoff
Assistant Director, Downtown Campus

  • Delegated Credentialing Audits
  • Department of Neurosurgery
  • Department of Neurology
  • Department of Surgery

Phone: 315-464-5653
Fax: 315-464-8524


Nicole Cormier

Nicole Cormier, CPCS
Assistant Manager, Community Campus

  • Medical Operations Committee
  • MSS Quality and Documentation
  • Department of Radiology
  • Department of OB/GYN

Phone: 315-492-5553
Fax: 315-464-8524


Michelle Endresz

Michelle Endresz
Credentialing Coordinator,
Downtown Campus

  • Department of Medicine
  • Website Maintenance

Phone: 315-464-8525
Fax: 315-464-8524


Erica Bolesh

Erica Bolesh
Credentialing Coordinator,
Community Campus

  • Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Department of Ophthamology
  • Department of Psychiatry

Phone: 315-492-5646
Fax:315-464-8524


Stephanie Kimber

Stephanie Kimber
Credentialing Coordinator,
Community Campus

  • Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 
  • Department of Family Medicine Practice
  • Department of Orthoepedics
  • Department of Otolaryngology

Phone: 315-492-3684
Fax: 315-464-8524


Annette Capria

Annette Capria

Credentialing Coordinator,
Community Campus

  • Department of Pathology
  • Department of Anesthesiology
  • Department of Urology

Phone: 315-492-5659
Fax:315-464-8524


Jennifer Courtwright

Jennifer Courtwright
Credentialing Coordinator,
Downtown Campus

  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Department of Radiation Oncology
  • Department of Dental Surgery

Phone: 315-464-5654
Fax: 315-464-8524