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Michellene Davis Included in PolitickerNJ’s Power List, Insider NJ 100 Power, and Senator Weinberg’s 2017 Women’s Power List


Davis Recognized for Her Leadership, Influence,
and Contributions to New Jersey

West Orange, NJ, November 21, 2017 – Michellene Davis, Esq., Executive Vice President and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer for RWJBarnabas Health, was recently honored by several prominent New Jersey organizations for her leadership and work with the adverse social determinants of health. Her honors include the following:

  • The 2017 PolitickerNJ Power List: Davis ranked number 30 among the top 100 policymakers, lobbyists and activists, lawyers and media figures and considers itself an authoritative guide to the next big chapter in New Jersey politics.
  • Insider NJ, Insider 100 Power: One of 23 women named to the list this year, Davis ranked 30th of the strongest players in New Jersey politics across a broad spectrum of industries and disciplines.
  • Senator Weinberg’s 2017 Women’s Power List: Davis was named to Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg’s annual Women’s Power List. Recognized for her influence and impact in the state of New Jersey, Weinberg’s list aims to recognize the women of New Jersey who are making strides forward.

In addition, in October, Davis accepted awards on behalf of RWJBarnabas Health at the John J. Heldrich Distinguished Leadership Awards Ceremony and the Ironbound Community Corp. She also moderated a panel at “Under One Roof 2017” for the Healthy Homes & Community Network of NJ.

About RWJBarnabas Health
RWJBarnabas Health is the largest, most comprehensive health care system in New Jersey, with a service area covering nine counties with five million people. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals – Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH in New Brunswick, RWJUH Somerset in Somerville, RWJUH Hamilton, RWJUH Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital with a network of outpatient centers (Children’s Specialized Hospital) with its multiple outpatient centers, a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, two trauma centers, a satellite emergency department, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state’s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers and two accountable care organizations.

RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s largest private employer – with more than 33,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns – and routinely captures national awards for outstanding quality and safety. RWJBarnabas Health recently announced a partnership with Rutgers University to create New Jersey’s largest academic health care system. The collaboration will align RWJBarnabas Health with Rutgers’ education, research and clinical activities, including those at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care.

Media Contact: Ellen Greene, RWJBarnabas Health

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