Our Nurse Leaders

Jersey City Medical Center

Margaret Ames DNP, MPA, RN, NEA-BC
Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President of Patient Care Services

Frank Bobadilla BSN, RN, NVRN-BC, GRN
Nurse Manager, 7 East

Therese Boruta BSN, RN
Manager/Clinical Informatics

Selina Bray MSN, BSN, RN-C
Director of Nursing, Behavioral Health Services

Ingrid Brown MSN, RN-C
Manager Care Continuum

Karen Caldas CPHRM, MSN, RN-BC
Director, Clinical Risk Management and Patient Safety | Risk Management

Coleen Calero, MSN, GRN, RN-BC
Nurse Manager, 7 West

Sean Conover, BSN, RN
Director of Nursing at Greenville Care

Vickie DeChirico MSN, RN, CIC
Director Infection Control

Leah Dungee-Maignan, MSN, RNC-NIC, CBC
Director of Nursing, Maternal Child Services

Arlene Eastman MSN/MPH, RN, CEN
Director of Nursing, Emergency Department

Pamela Farley MSN, ACNP-BC
Chief Nurse Practitioner

Marissa Fisher BSN, RN
Trauma Program Director

Claudia Garzon-Rivera DNP, RN, CNL, CCRN-K, CPHQ
Director of Clinical Excellence

Bernadette Johnson MSN, RN, ONC
Director 6 West and Renal Hemodialysis

Theresa LaFlam BSN, RN, NVRN-BC
Manager Stroke Program

Mabel LaForgia DNP, RN, CNL
Senior Director of Nursing Practice & Magnet Program Director

Kelly Loo MSN, RN, CGRN
Director of Nursing, Surgical Services

Michele Lopez MSN, RN, CEN, NE-BC
Director Educational Center for Professional Development

Allison McCabe MSN, RN
Director of Nursing, Critical Care

Jennyfer Morel-Carvajal, MPA, BSN, RN, CCCTM
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Kim Palestis MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN
Senior Director of Nursing Practice

Vito Pascarella BSN, RN
Clinical Operations Manager

Sarju Patel MSN, RN
Clinical Operations Manager

Joanne Reich DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CPHQ
Vice President of Safety, Quality, and Regulatory Affairs

Bianca Rosa BSN, RN
Lead Clinical Operations Manager/ Interim Director of Nursing 5 East/ 6 East

Bonnie Rosenzweig BSN, RN, CRRN
Quality Management Specialist

Erin Salmond MSN, RN
Director 5 East/6 East

Rodolfo Sangalang DNP, RN
Director PACU, Catheterization Lab & Ambulatory Services

Pamela Santiago MSN, RN
Manager 5 West

Cristina Simeone MSN, RN
Clinical Resource Director

Valentyna Tabaka
Manager Wound Care

Brian Weil BSN, RN
Clinical Operations Manager

Patient Stories

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