Exciting things are happening inside LIJ Forest Hills Hospital! We have brought several major programmatic expansion, and facility modernization projects to our community and the patients we serve over the last couple of years.
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Checking patients’ vital signs in the night can disturb their sleep, one of the most important factors to their healing. That’s why we are so excited about Northwell Ventures’ investment in Neteera, a start-up that’s looking to revolutionize the way we obtain vital signs by utilizing groundbreaking wireless technology.
It’s CRNA week and we’re celebrating by highlighting Michael Greco, Director of Nurse Anesthesia Services who’s helping make big changes for CRNAs at Northwell Health.
The Schwartz Rounds program gives our employees a regularly scheduled time during their fast-paced work lives to openly and honestly discuss these issues, to feel supported, and to properly process.
Northwell Ventures’ latest investment is Arterys, a leader in the transition to cloud infrastructure in medical imaging that’s helping our physicians treat patients without wasting valuable time.
Patient experiences are defined by each moment they spend at Northwell Health. Moments they share with family, friends, doctors, nurses, and staff. Some of our employees make a lasting memory from the first impression – employees like Andrew Gomez, a security officer at Southside Hospital.
Gauss’s flagship product, Triton, uses digital imaging and machine learning to monitor blood loss during surgery in real time, all on an easy-to-use iPad. This is Truly Innovative technology for any surgical patient, but it makes a real difference to maternal health care, a specialty in which complications have wildly increased in the U.S in the last 15 years. Learn more in our latest Ventures blog.
To Maureen Munson, RN, the ED at Northern Westchester Hospital isn’t just her workplace, it’s the home of her second family! From a fellowship in her dream department to bringing her team to Tier 1 in employee engagement, Maureen has brought Truly Ambitious changes to her career and the ED.
We talked with several military veterans on our Northwell Health team to get you the best advice on how to take your military skills and apply them to a civilian job in healthcare. Learn more.
We’re so excited to share Northwell Ventures latest investment in Avizia, a truly innovative telehealth solution provider to aid Northwell in making communication easier with patients and our colleagues.
Throughout her 30 years with Northwell Health, CNO Terry Pando has been consistently recognized for her strong leadership skills. Learn more about how she’s using her insight on leadership, innovation and nursing to take Staten Island University Hospital to new heights.
You’re nearing the completion of your college degree and looking to complement your education with some real-world experience. An internship in your chosen field is one of the best ways to do just that. Here are the important steps you can follow if you want to find and take advantage of the unique opportunities internships provide.
When it comes to a major medical procedure, everyone involved is a crucial component in making sure the surgery is a success. Sure, the doctors and nurses are often the figureheads of these difficult procedures, but within the PeriOperative field, Sterile Processing Technicians are often the “unsung heroes” who deliver key support before, during and after surgical procedures.
It’s Nursing Professional Development Week! Here’s how we nurture our nurses professional, educational and personal growth all year long.
Meet Northwell’s Chef Russ Ficke who’s lost 50 pounds living out our wellness initiatives in his personal life. See what he’s cooking up in our latest blog.
The Conversa Conversation PlatformTM is designed to dramatically improve the patient-caregiver relationship by automating much of the patient engagement process. It changes how patients and care teams communicate around key health experiences like chronic condition management, post-discharge, pre- and post-surgery, patient education, medication adherence, scheduling appointments, and lifestyle health coaching. Learn more.
Northwell Health’s own Anthony McCallum, CPC-I, CIRCC, CPC, CCS received the 2018 Omar Brito Life Achievement Award from the Roxbury Institute for Medical Management in recognition of his extraordinary personal and professional achievements. Here’s how he got here.
We’re proud to announce that Northwell Health’s very own Kyle Nevins was selected as a 40 Under Forty Top Five through a combination of public voting and committee selection by American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).
Exciting change is on the horizon at Northwell Health’s Staten Island University Hospital (SIUH). Already an award-winning hospital and one of Staten Island’s top employers, SIUH is undertaking several major expansion, renovation and modernization projects in the next few years. And we’re hiring to fill those expansions. Learn more.
Landed the interview? Show that you’re the perfect candidate for the job with this list our recruiters put together of our top tips for acing your next interview.
By delivering UV technology in a new and innovative way, PurpleSun is an investment by Northwell Ventures that will revolutionize healthcare and reduce HAIs.
Sometimes, the most heartbreaking situations grant the greatest opportunity for us to provide genuine compassionate care. This was the case recently at North Shore University Hospital where care providers across several units and two hospitals worked together to help a father and daughter reunite as a family for one last time.
Meet Gabrielle Serrano, Administrative Supervisor at Northwell Health and one of Nike’s newest shoe designers. Learn about her story here.
Under the bold and delicious vision of Northwell Health’s VP of System Food Services Corporate Michelin Chef, Bruno Tison, the recipe for hospital food as you once knew it has changed. Michelin Chef Tison, along with other award-winning Michelin chefs like Andrew Cain, is helping Northwell Health redefine the culinary experience for patients, their families, and Northwell employees.
Whether it’s scrubs or sweatpants, double-shift or day off, the best news of your life or the very worst, the people of SIUH are there for each other. They support and love one another through all the ups and downs of life. That’s why, when Josephine was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, they were devastated. Here’s how they cheered her up.