Posted on April 12, 2019

As you all know, improving the experience of our patients and their families when they come to us for care is one of my top priorities. In talking to many of our front-line staff during my rounding on the units throughout the hospital, as well as with our leadership team, I know that we have… read more

Posted on March 29, 2019

According to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, organizations with a positive safety culture are characterized by communications founded on mutual trust, by shared perceptions of the importance of safety, and by confidence in the efficacy of preventive measures. As hospitals… read more

Posted on March 18, 2019

I recently learned of a great story about the amazing work that we do here at Stony Brook University Hospital that I would like to share with all of you.

Our Neurosurgical team learned about the plight of a Catholic nun living in Nigeria who was losing her vision due to a tumor, which… read more

Posted on February 28, 2019

As part of our ongoing efforts to increase employee engagement and to enhance the work experience here at Stony Brook University Hospital, I will be inviting a selected group of employees from across the… read more

Posted on February 15, 2019

As you may be aware, the entire campus community, including the hospital, the university and the health sciences, have embarked on a journey to enhance our efforts at not only recognizing but also celebrating the wonderful diversity which makes up our community. This includes not only our… read more

Posted on February 1, 2019

I am proud to announce that the Stony Brook University Hospital recently received the New York State… read more

Posted on January 15, 2019

We have all heard the term “employee engagement,” but what exactly does it mean? According to the Business Dictionary, employee engagement is “The emotional connection an employee feels toward his or her employment organization, which tends to influence his or her behaviors and level… read more

Posted on January 2, 2019

Happy New Year! This will be an exciting year for Stony Brook University Hospital – starting with the grand opening of the Medical and Research Translation (MART) building, followed by the grand opening of the Hospital Pavilion. As you all know, the eight-story MART will be devoted to cancer… read more

Posted on December 14, 2018

The holiday season is now in full swing. For most of us, the holidays are filled with joy and plenty of… read more

Posted on November 12, 2018

Every year on Nov. 11, we take the opportunity to honor and appreciate the sacrifices and selflessness of the men and women who serve in the American armed forces. Here at… read more