Lauren S. Chernick, MD

Board Certifications: 
Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics
Treats Children
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Overview

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Gender

  • Female

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

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

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Access (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Gatekeeper (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care-Hudson Health Plan

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

TRICARE

  • TRICARE

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • State University of New York - Upstate Health Sciences Center -Syracuse
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Research

Grants

TARGETING HIGH RISK TEENS IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT: A USER INFORMED, THEORY-BASED INTERVENTION USING TEXT MESSAGING TO REDUCE TEEN PREGNANCY (Federal Gov)

Sep 13 2018 - Aug 31 2021

INSTITUTIONAL CAREER DEVELOPMENT CORE (Federal Gov)

Jul 1 2016 - May 31 2021

MOBILE AUGMENTED SCREENING (MAS) TOOL TO INCREASE ADOLESCENT HIV TESTING AND LINKAGE TO CARE (Federal Gov)

Mar 1 2019 - Aug 31 2020

OPTIMIZING YOUTH SUICIDE RISK SCREENING IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT (Federal Gov)

Jan 1 2015 - Jun 30 2018

TEEN ALCOHOL SCREENING IN THE PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE APPLIED RESEARCH NETWORK (Federal Gov)

Sep 5 2012 - May 31 2017

THE TEXTING 2 INITIATE (T1I) STUDY: A PILOT RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL USING TEXT MESSAGING FROM THE PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT TO INCREASE CONTRACEPTION INITIATION AMONG ADOLESCENT FEMALES AT HI (Private)

Oct 1 2013 - Sep 30 2014