Posts Tagged ‘Beth Israel’

John Muniz, The Hospital’s Doctor

Written by NYPress on . Posted in OTTY Awards, Our Town

JohnMuniz By Vanesa Vennard In emergency rooms, doctors and nurses seem to be on call 24/7, working odd hours for several patients. But when it comes to emergencies with                the hospital itself, John Muniz, Director of Engineering at Beth Israel, is the one on call. “My patient is the hospital, the actual infrastructure,” said Muniz, who [&hellip
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Trauma Continues: For Downtown Hospitals, Hurricane Sandy Never Ended

Written by Alissa Fleck on . Posted in News Our Town, News Our Town Downtown, News West Side Spirit, Our Town, Our Town Downtown, West Side Spirit

Disaster may be fading from other New Yorkers’ minds, but hospitals like Beth Israel have been forced to permanently re-examine their operations. Before the antiseptic smell even has a chance to reach your nose, the first thing you notice about Beth Israel’s ER is the sheer number of people occupying it. Bodies fill every chair [&hellip
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Longtime LGBT Advocate Pioneers New Health Services

Written by Alissa Fleck on . Posted in Downtown OTTY Awards, Special Sections

Barbara Warren heads LGBT health division at Beth Israel Barbara Warren, the director of LGBT health services for Beth Israel, is a humble woman who, according to Vice President for Public Affairs Jim Mandler, “has spent her entire career advocating for individuals in the LGBT community.” Before arriving at Beth Israel 11 months ago, Warren [&hellip
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