Meet Our Administrators

Dr. Marc Piccolo


Dr. John Moragne, MD

Medical Director

Kathryn Franklin, BHA


I’m responsible for providing leadership and oversight for the surgery center which includes pre-operative services, physician relations, business office operations, marketing,budgeting, Advantage Surgical Partners contracting, governance,QAPI, infection prevention,benchmarking, plant operations, state and federal regulatory compliance, national accreditation, personnel management and vendor relationships.

Meet Our Staff

Karen Bailey, RN, BSN, CNOR

Director of Nursing

I oversee the day to day operations of the surgery facility with the Center administrator. It is also my responsibility as the clinical manager to assure, in all aspects, the excellent nursing care provided here at the UHCO Surgery Center.

Ms. Monica Horsford

Business Office Manager, Privacy Officer

I am responsible for physician creden-tialing, patient processing and scheduling of surgical procedures, patient billing and collection.

Sandra Chambers, RN

OR Circulating Nurse

I ensure patient safety and I am the patient advocate while in the operating room.

Carmen Diaz

Materials Manager

I’m responsible for ordering an maintaining supplies, equipment, and inventory.

Paula Jones, RN

Pre-Op/PACU Nurse

I prepare the patients for surgery and monitor them when they come out of surgery.