Ms. Eckland is a board certified and fully licensed acute care nurse practitioner who actively practices in the area of cardiothoracic surgery. She possesses over fifteen years of experience in specialty surgery, and almost a decade working in health travel. Directly involved in our quality assurance process, Ms. Eckland ensures that only the highest caliber services and providers are eligible to become part of the American Physicians Network.
Associate Director of Operations
Ms. Patino has a degree in Human Rights from National University in Medellin, Colombia and experience in journalism and social services. She oversees the logistical arrangements for clients traveling to our partner facilities in South America and other sites from her base in Colombia. She also works in conjunction with our Director of Philanthropy in coordinating our philanthropic mission both in the United States and abroad.