Elena Rada is a board-certified Internal Medicine hospitalist with Internal Medicine Consultants, LLC since 2005. She graduated cum laude from the Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine and is member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She completed her residency training at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and served as a primary care physician for the Veterans Administration in PR and for a private medical group in New Orleans between 2001-2005. Dr. Rada joined IMC-LLC as a hospitalist at East Jefferson General Hospital in the mists of the Hurricane Katrina aftermath and is currently the group’s associate medical director at EJGH. She is currently interested in the re-design of palliative and hospice care using the patient-centered medical home concept that Hospice Associates is adopting to provide our patients immediate access to a palliative and hospice physician they are familiar with 24/7.
Dr. Rada fell in love with her husband Dale in New Orleans and together enjoy fishing and renovating homes in their free time.