Our Nurse Leaders

Jersey City Medical Center

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

Laura Alves MSN, RNC-MNN,
Nurse Manager 3 East Mother Baby

Babitha Babu BSN, RN
Manager, Center for Comprehensive Care

Renette Berteau MSN, RN, CCRN
Clinical Operations Manager

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

Shaun Conover BSN, RN
Director, Nursing at Greenville Care

Vicki DeChirico MSN, RN, CIC
Director, Infection Control

Marissa DelaCruz MSN, RN, RNC-OB
Director Nursing, Labor and Delivery

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

Arlene Eastman MSN, MPH, RN, CEN, NEA-BC
Director of Nursing, Emergency Department

Jan Arthur Elpa BSN, RN
Nurse Manager Behavioral Health

Marissa Fisher MHI, BSN, RN
Trauma Program Director

Claudia Garzon-Rivera DNP, RN, CNL, CCRN-K, CPHQ
Assistant Vice President of Nursing

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

Ternita Joy MSN, RN, NE-BC
Manager, Clinical Operations

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

Sean Lo, MSN, RN
ECIS Site Manager

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

Michele Lopez MSN, RN, CEN, NE-BC
Director of Nursing, Center for Professional Development, Innovation and Research

Allison McCabe MSN, RN
Director of Nursing, Critical Care

Heidi Milad, BSN, RN
Manager, 7 East

Jennyfer Morel MPA, BSN, RN, CCCTN
Manager, ASC

Richard Ortiz MSN, RN, SANE-A
Assistant Director of Nursing – Bayonne Satellite Emergency Department

Stanley Owusu BSN, RN
Nursing Finance Director

Kimberly Palestis DNP, RN, CEN, TCRN, NEA-BC, FACHE
Assistant Vice President, Nursing

Vito Pascarella DNP, RN, NHDP-BC, EMT-B, FO
Lead Clinical Operations Manager

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

Bianca Rosa BSN, RN
Nurse Manager, 7 West

Bonnie Rosenzweig BSN, RN, CRRN
Quality Outcomes Manager

Cynthia Saint-Ulysse, DHA, BSN, RN
Director of Case Management

Erin Salmond DNP, RN
Director of Nursing, 5 East and 6 East

Rodolfo Sangalang DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Director PACU, Endo, IR, Catheterization Lab & Ambulatory Services

Pamela Santiago MSN, RN
Director of Nursing, 5 West

Cristina Simeone MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Clinical Resource Director

Valentyna Tabaka BSN, MBA, RN, WCC
Manager, Wound Care

Eva Villar-Trinidad MSN, AGACNP-BC
Lead APN, Medicine

Director of Magnet Program and Professional Practice

Anita M. Williams MSN, RN-BC, OCN
Nurse Manager Infusion

Brian Weil BSN, RN
Clinical Operations Manager

Michele Zaorski MSN, ACNP-BC