Entries by kmignone1

Northwell Health engages students in unique voluntary summer program

Knowing the importance of engaging our students, Northwell developed a voluntary virtual summer program in healthcare administration, finance and operations for participants who had been previously selected for the HMP Internship.

Rebecca’s experience during COVID-19 in Northwell’s Reassignment Reserve

As COVID-19 peaked throughout New York, Rebecca Reinold was redeployed as a functional nurse practicing bedside patient care as part of our Reassignment Reserve team.

Join the next generation of leadership at Northwell Health

Meet Ralph Thomas, a program manager for Clinical Transformation who is responsible for implementing strategic initiatives across Northwell Health.

The angel of environmental services

Environmental services is much more than keeping a clean environment. Meet one of the heroes helping to keep patients and families safe and comfortable.

Formerly homeless veteran turned nursing hero is giving back to our communities during COVID-19

Overcoming his own adversities, veteran and registered nurse Andy is now giving back and caring for those who need it most.

Northwell Health launches new Career Development Certificate Program

Northwell Health launched a new program as part of our commitment to engaging our future and current workforce, especially during these unprecedented times.

Meet Truly Ambitious Shanell Blanchard MPH, RN-OCN

From presenting at the ANA Conference in Orlando to being a part of Huntington Hospital’s Human Trafficking Task Force, Shanell Blanchard, RN, has been able to find rewarding opportunities at Northwell Health. Read how Northwell has helped her develop her oncology nursing career.

Day in the life: Sourcing specialist in Talent Acquisition

Working as a sourcing specialist within Talent Acquisition, Bridget Hanley identifies top talent to join our health system. Follow a day in her life working remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Appointment With: Abdo Nahmod, AVP, CEMS Operations

We sat down with Abdo Nahmod, AVP, CEMS Operations to talk about CEMS initiatives on the horizon and the exciting job opportunities within the team.

Johanna Moustouka embraced the Northwell Heroes Challenge as she continues her wellness journey

Meet Johanna, a wellness champion and liaison at Northwell and also at home, and a triathlete who is always striving to reach her professional and personal goals.

Phelps Hospital wins Northwell Health’s 2020 Chefs Challenge

Congratulations to the culinary team from Phelps Hospital for coming in first place at Northwell Health’s 2020 Chefs Challenge! See the meals from each of this year’s competing teams.

Delivering specialized respiratory care in a new unit at Northern Westchester Hospital

As the battle against COVID-19 continuously evolves, so does the care Northwell Health teams are delivering to our patients. With the shift to recovery, Northwell has opened two specialized, acute ventilator recovery units at Northern Westchester Hospital and Glen Cove Hospital.

Meet the Truly Innovative Perioperative Fellowship team

Even though operating rooms across Northwell Health paused during the COVID-19 pandemic, our Perioperative Nursing Fellowship kept going.

A humble hero of America’s COVID-19 response

In one 29-hour period, nurse practitioner Bryan Lovejoy assessed and treated some of America’s earliest COVID-19 patients stuck aboard a cruise ship off the coast of California.

Embracing diversity and inclusion to drive effective change

Meet Andrea De Loney, a project manager whose internal and external initiatives promote diversity and inclusion to build a feeling of belonging throughout the organization.

A team’s commitment to compassion strengthened through adversity

As COVID-19 restricted hospital visitations across the world, healthcare professionals at Northwell Health worked tirelessly to ensure patients knew they were never alone.

Meet the teams of Northwell’s 2020 Chefs Challenge

Meet the Northwell Health culinary teams dedicated to providing delicious and nutritious food to help heal our patients through friendly competition.

CNO Corner – A conversation with Margaret Duffy

Discover what makes working at a pediatric hospital unique from Margaret Duffy, Chief Nursing Officer at Cohen Children’s Medical Center in our latest CNO Corner.

Meet Truly Compassionate Nurse Practitioner, Benzy Thomas

This month, we’re proud to introduce to you Benzy Thomas who currently works as a nurse practitioner at Long Island Jewish Valley Stream.

Growing a career as a leader at Northwell Health

For Nirva Matteis the key to success at Northwell Health has always been an eagerness to learn and grow. During her 10-year career here, Nirva has worked in multiple jobs and locations throughout the organization and has gained experience that has led her to grow into a leader.

An Appointment With: Ryon Andersen, AED, Finance, North Shore University Hospital

We sat down with Ryon Andersen, AED, Finance at North Shore University Hospital to learn about finance and operations career opportunities in this month’s Appointment With blog.

Vicki is still helping patients and learning new skills after three decades in nursing at Northwell

With the pandemic and temporary suspension of many surgeries, the PACU floor was transformed into a COVID critical care unit and Vicki and her team members were there to help in new ways.

Volunteering at a COVID-19 testing center in Manhattan was challenging yet rewarding

Chandra Bishun-Freeman, a senior medical assistant at Northwell, talks about her rewarding experience volunteering at a COVID-19 testing center in Manhattan.

The power of teamwork from the U.S. Navy to healthcare recruitment

Teamwork. Loyalty. Problem solving. These are all traits that Michael Ellis, MBA, SPHR, learned in the military that he uses today as a manager in Talent Acquisition at Northwell Health.

Fresh brick oven pizza adds to culinary experience at North Shore University Hospital

The idea of fresh brick oven pizza available within a hospital may seem like a dream, but it’s becoming reality at North Shore University Hospital (NSUH).