Newark, NJ—Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is proud to announce that Lois Greene, RN, BSN, MBA, VP of Ambulatory Care Services at the Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, will be honored by the Institute for Nursing New Jersey State Nurses Association. The event will take place on October 24 at the association’s Institute for Nursing Diva and Don Gala at Bally’s in Atlantic City.
Through its annual Divas and Dons Gala, the Institute calls attention to the outstanding achievements of accomplished New Jersey nurses. Proceeds fund scholarships for nursing students, nurses advancing their education, quality continuing education programs and grants for nurses involved in research. Diva and Don honorees come from all areas of nursing, including administration, education, public health, government affairs, media, law and community health.
Ms. Greene, a resident of Newark, is a past recipient of the New Jersey Hospital Association’s “Healthcare Professional of the Year Award” and past C.A.R.E. recipient from the Concerned Black Nurses of Newark, Inc. (CBNN). Greene’s commitment to the fight against cancer is evidenced by her involvement in a number of organizations including her past appointment as president for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, North Jersey Affiliate and board member of the American Cancer Society. She has served as chair of the City of Newark’s Cancer Initiative and was a legislative ambassador for the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Action Network, a government advocacy program.
Visit www.njsna.org for more information about the Gala.
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, (NBIMC), a 673-bed regional care teaching hospital, provides comprehensive health care to its local communities and well beyond. NBIMC has more than 800 physicians, 3,200 employees and 150 volunteers with over 300,000 outpatient visits and 25,000 admissions annually. NBIMC is fifth in the nation in the number of heart transplants with better than expected outcomes, has the only lung transplant program in New Jersey, and combined with Saint Barnabas Medical Center, both Saint Barnabas Health Care System affiliates, is third in the nation for kidney transplants, by volume. To learn more, visit us on line at www.newarkbeth.com
Children's Hospital of New Jersey, located at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and part of the Barnabas Health, is the state's premier hospital caring for children, with specialized services to treat ill and injured children from newborn to adolescent years and has the most comprehensive pediatric cardiac care program in the region as well as preventive programs that promote wellness in the community. For a referral to a pediatrician or pediatric specialist, please call 1-888-724-7123.
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Date: September 7, 2012
Contact: Beth Salamon
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