Marcroft is a specialized medical practice of psychiatric, behavioral health and neurological experts who practice an interdisciplinary approach to treating people with neurological conditions as well as those with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities throughout their lives.
Specializing in psychiatry, behavioral health and neurology, our expert team provides world-class care. Meet our team.
Conditions & ServicesMarcroft provides comprehensive psychiatric and neurology services for a wide range of developmental disorders, including autism and Asperger’s, fetal alcohol exposure, genetic disorders, Down syndrome and fragile X, cerebral palsy, other intellectual disabilities and those with neurological conditions. Marcroft was created to meet the unique and complex need of patients with special needs and is committed to providing expert treatment in a caring environment.
PSYCHIATRIC CONDITIONS TREATED
- Mood Instability
- Anxiety and Panic Attacks
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Sleep Disorders
- Concentration and Attention
- Problems with Thinking or Perceptions
- Psychiatric Manifestations as Associated with Neurocognitive Disorders
- Traumatic Brain Injury
PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES OFFERED
- Adolescent and Young Adult Psychiatry
- Adult Psychiatry
- Behavioral Health Services
- Psychiatric Consultation Services
- Evaluation and Treatment
- Adolescent and Adult Therapy
- Psychological Testing
- Stress Management
- Medication Management
- Veterans Services
NEUROLOGIC CONDITIONS TREATED (Coming Soon)
- Epilepsy and Seizures
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders
- Alzheimer's Disease, Memory Loss and Dementia
- Peripheral Nerve Diseases
- Sleep Disorders
- Traumatic, Anoxic and Hypoxic Brain Injury and Concussion
- Traumatic Injuries to the Nervous System
- Smell and Taste Disorders
- Gait, Spasticity and Balance
NEUROLOGIC SERVICES OFFERED (Coming Soon)
- General Neurology
- Clinical Neurophysiology
Physicians and Clinical TeamDr. Kurt P. Miceli, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.P., F.A.P.A.
Psychiatry and Internal Medicine
Prior to joining Bancroft, Dr. Miceli was Medical Director for Crisis Services at Crozer-Chester Medical Center and Carson Valley Children’s Aid. He is currently an adjunct professor of health care economics at Villanova University. Previously, Dr. Miceli worked at Fairmount Behavioral Health System, where he served as President of the medical staff, Unit Medical Director, and a consultant psychiatrist to Chestnut Hill Hospital. He has also worked as a civilian psychiatrist at the United States Army Medical Command at West Point and as an assistant professor of neurobehavioral sciences at the University of Virginia.
Dr. Miceli received his medical degree from Drexel University and his B.S. in biology and B.A. in economics from Villanova University. He is also a graduate of the Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia where he received his M.B.A.
Lisa Alberts, MSN, ANP-BC, PMHNP-BC
Lisa Alberts has nearly 30 years of experience working with children and adults with psychiatric and behavioral needs. In addition to her role at Marcroft, she also serves as APN Leader of Acute Behavioral Health at Bancroft. In her nearly 20 years at Bancroft, she has held various roles, including Vice President of Nursing Services, Senior Director of Medical Services as well as various clinical roles. She also held positions at The Center for Neurological & Neurodevelopmental Health and Center for Family Guidance.
Alberts is ANCC certified as an adult health nurse practitioner and a psychiatric & mental health nurse practitioner. She holds degrees from Duke University and La Salle University.
Stacey MacPaintsil-Ostrom, MSN, PMHNP-BC
Stacey MacPaintsil-Ostrom joins Marcroft as an advanced practice nurse who specializes in psychiatric mental health. In addition to her duties with Marcroft, she also maintains her position at Bancroft, where she provides psychiatric services, supervision, education and health promotion to individuals served at Bancroft and their families. Prior to Bancroft, MacPaintsil-Ostrom served as a nurse for Kennedy Health.
MacPaintsil-Ostrom completed her B.A. in psychology and master’s degree at Rutgers University and received her B.S. in nursing from The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. MacPaintsil-Ostrom is ANCC certified in psychiatric mental health.
Mary “Molly” Agnes Voss, DNP, ANP-BC
Dr. Voss is an advanced practice nurse with extensive experience treating individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities and behavioral challenges. Dr. Voss joins Marcroft from Bancroft, where she continues to serve as APN Leader for the Community Residential Program. She has held various roles in her over 30-year career, including primary care practitioner, case manager and childbirth educator.
Dr. Voss holds degrees from Georgetown University, Rutgers University and Wilkes University. She has made several presentations at conferences throughout New Jersey.
Special Needs of Those with Intellectual and Developmental DisabilitiesPeople with special needs deserve the best possible supports. We understand that many in this community can be frightened, anxious and agitated when in a healthcare environment. At Marcroft, all of our physicians, nurse practitioners, clinicians and staff are trained, experienced and comfortable working with youth, adults, and older adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Funding SolutionsWe currently accept most forms of insurance including commercial insurance, Medicare, Medicaid, Workers Compensation and No Fault. Additionally, Marcroft maintains a reasonable, self-pay fee schedule for patients.
If you do not show up for your scheduled appointment, and have not notified us at least 24 hours in advance, you will be required to pay a $100 fee, which is not covered by health insurance.
We continue to gladly accept referrals from our patients and the medical community: primary care physicians, neurologists, pediatricians, surgeons, chiropractors, nurses, therapists and special needs organizations. We also continue to accept referrals from the legal community, assisting patients with work injuries, motor vehicle accidents and more.
NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICESFor any matters concerning this notice, please contact:
Your Information. Your Rights. Our Responsibilities.This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. Please review it carefully.
Your RightsYou have the right to:
- Get a copy of your paper or electronic medical record
- Correct your paper or electronic medical record
- Request confidential communication
- Ask us to limit the information we share
- Get a list of those with whom we’ve shared your information
- Get a copy of this privacy notice
- Choose someone to act for you
- File a complaint if you believe your privacy rights have been violated
Your ChoicesYou have some choices in the way that we use and share information as we:
- Tell family and friends about your condition
- Provide disaster relief
- Include you in a hospital directory
- Provide mental health care
- Market our services and sell your information
- Raise funds
Our Uses and DisclosuresWe may use and share your information as we:
- Treat you
- Run our organization
- Bill for your services
- Help with public health and safety issues
- Do research
- Comply with the law
- Respond to organ and tissue donation requests
- Work with a medical examiner or funeral director
- Address workers’ compensation, law enforcement, and other government requests
- Respond to lawsuits and legal actions
Your RightsWhen it comes to your health information, you have certain rights. This section explains your rights and some of our responsibilities to help you.
Get an electronic or paper copy of your medical record
- You can ask to see or get an electronic or paper copy of your medical record and other health information we have about you. Ask us how to do this.
- We will provide a copy or a summary of your health information, usually within 30 days of your request. We may charge a reasonable, cost-based fee.
- In certain situations where access would cause harm, we may deny access. Likewise, in other situations, we may deny you access. In these cases we must provide you with a review of our decision denying access and explain what your rights are.
- You do not have a right of access to the following:
- Psychotherapy notes - Psychotherapy notes consist of those notes that are recorded in any medium by a health care provider who is a mental health professional documenting or analyzing a conversation during a private, group, joint, or family counseling session and that are separated from the rest of your health record.
- Information compiled in a reasonable anticipation of or for use in civil, criminal, or administrative actions or proceedings.
- PHI that is subject to the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (“CLIA”) to the extent that giving you access would be prohibited by law.
- Information that was obtained from someone other than a health care provider under a promised of confidentiality and the requested access would be reasonably likely to reveal the source of information.
- Information that is copyright protected, such as certain raw data obtained from testing.
- You can ask us to correct health information about you that you think is incorrect or incomplete. Ask us how to do this.
- We may say “no” to your request, but we’ll tell you why in writing within 60 days. If we deny your request for correction, you can attach a statement of disagreement to your records.
- You can ask us to contact you in a specific way (for example, home or office phone) or to send mail to a different address.
- We will say “yes” to all reasonable requests.
- You can ask us not to use or share certain health information for treatment, payment, or our operations. We are not required to agree to your request, and we may say “no” if it would affect your care.
- If you pay for a service or health care item out-of-pocket in full, you can ask us not to share that information for the purpose of payment or our operations with your health insurer. We will say “yes” unless a law requires us to share that information.
- You can ask for a list (accounting) of the times we’ve shared your health information for six years prior to the date you ask, who we shared it with (name and address), a brief description of the information disclosed, and why. The first accounting in any 12 month period is free. Thereafter, we reserve the right to charge a reasonable, cost-based fee.
- We will include all the disclosures except for those about treatment, payment, and health care operations, and certain other disclosures (such as any you asked us to make, those made for national security or intelligence purposes under Section 164.512(k)(2) of the federal privacy regulations, and those made to correctional institutions or law enforcement officials under Section 164.512(k)(5) of the federal privacy regulations). We’ll provide one accounting a year for free but will charge a reasonable, cost-based fee if you ask for another one within 12 months.
Choose someone to act for you
- If you have given someone medical power of attorney or if someone is your legal guardian, that person can exercise your rights and make choices about your health information.
- We will make sure the person has this authority and can act for you before we take any action.
- You can complain if you feel we have violated your rights by contacting us using the information on page 1 or you can register a complaint by calling our Compliance Line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800-385-4652. Your anonymity will be protected and your confidentiality will not be compromised.
- You can also file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights by sending a letter to 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20201, calling 1-877-696-6775, or visiting www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/complaints/.
- We will not retaliate against you for filing a complaint.
Your ChoicesFor certain health information, you can tell us your choices about what we share. If you have a clear preference for how we share your information in the situations described below, talk to us. Tell us what you want us to do, and we will follow your instructions. In these cases, you have both the right and choice to tell us to:
- Share information with your family, close friends, or others involved in your care
- Share information in a disaster relief situation
- Include your information in a hospital directory
- Marketing purposes
- Sale of your information
- Most sharing of psychotherapy notes
- We may contact you for fundraising efforts, but you can tell us not to contact you again.
Our Uses and DisclosuresHow do we typically use or share your health information? We typically use or share your health information in the following ways.
Treat you We can use your health information and share it with other professionals who are treating you. Example: A doctor treating you for an injury asks another doctor about your overall health condition.
Run our organization We can use and share your health information to run our practice, improve your care, and contact you when necessary. Example: We use health information about you to manage your treatment and services.
Bill for your services We can use and share your health information to bill and get payment from health plans or other entities. Example: We give information about you to your health insurance plan so it will pay for your services.
How else can we use or share your health information? We are allowed or required to share your information in other ways - usually in ways that contribute to the public good, such as public health and research. We have to meet many conditions in the law before we can share your information for these purposes. For more information see: www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/understanding/consumers/index.html.
Help with public health and safety issues
We can share health information about you for certain situations such as:
- Preventing disease
- Helping with product recalls
- Reporting adverse reactions to medications
- Reporting suspected abuse, neglect, or domestic violence
- Preventing or reducing a serious threat to anyone’s health or safety
We can use or share your information for health research.
Comply with the law
We will share information about you if state or federal laws require it, including with the Department of Health and Human Services if it wants to see that we’re complying with federal privacy law.
Respond to organ and tissue donation requests We can share health information about you with organ procurement organizations.
Work with a medical examiner or funeral director
We can share health information with a coroner, medical examiner, or funeral director when an individual dies.
Address workers’ compensation, law enforcement, and other government requests
We can use or share health information about you:
- For workers’ compensation claims
- For law enforcement purposes or with a law enforcement official
- With health oversight agencies for activities authorized by law
- For special government functions such as military, national security, and presidential protective services
- As required by law, we may disclose your health information to public health or legal authorities charged with preventing or controlling disease, injury, or disability
- If you are an inmate of a correctional institution, we may disclose to the institution or agents thereof health information necessary for your health and the health and safety of others
- We are required by law to maintain the privacy and security of your protected health information.
- We will let you know promptly if a breach occurs that may have compromised the privacy or security of your information.
- We must follow the duties and privacy practices described in this notice and give you a copy of it.
- We will not use or share your information other than as described here unless you tell us we can in writing. If you tell us we can, you may change your mind at any time. Let us know in writing if you change your mind.
Changes to the Terms of this NoticeWe can change the terms of this notice, and the changes will apply to all information we have about you. The new notice will be available upon request, in our office, and on our web site.
Other Instructions for Notice
- Effective Date of this Notice: January 31, 2017.