Alice M. Ruscica, MD

Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics
Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
Virtual Urgent Care
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Dr. Alice Ruscica is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (in Emergency Medicine) at the Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Ruscica is a practicing physician at the Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. She has interests in medical education, serving as the Associate Fellowship Director for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship, GEM leader of the pediatric interest track, member of the simulation committee, fellowship selection committee, and fellowship program evaluation committee. She is co-director of the multidisciplinary BASE Camp simulation based conference. Dr. Ruscica also has interests in global health having earned a master in a global health and working to improve pediatric medical education and care in Haiti. 

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (in Emergency Medicine) at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital


  • Female

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3959 Broadway
CHN 1-116 (Central)
New York, NY 10032

Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare


  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare


  • Multiplan


  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Empire Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MD, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
  • Residency: Children's National Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics