The Mount Sinai Hospital has received its third consecutive Magnet Recognition Program® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).



Louis Armstrong Center for Music & Medicine Announces 2014 What A Wonderful World Award Honorees

The recipients of the 2014 “What a Wonderful World” Award are Jon Batiste, Aimee Telsey, MD, FAAP, Ann Marie Dassler, RN, FNP, MSN, and Gweneviere Mann, announced Joanne V. Loewy, DA, MT-BC, LCAT, Director of Mount Sinai Beth Israel’s Louis Armstrong Center for Music and Medicine. Read more


Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing Receives National League of Nursing Accolade As Center of Excellence

he National League of Nursing’s (NLN) has announced that Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing has earned its prestigious four-year designation as a Center of Excellence (COE) in Nursing Education™ in the category of Student Learning and Professional Development. Read more


NYEE Nurse Wins Photo Contest

Teresita Ignacio, RN, recently simulated photo and video of Nursing staff following “Time Out” patient safety procedures. Read more



Mount Sinai Beth Israel Nurse Receives Caribbean Life American Healthcare Award

Caribbean Life is proud to celebrate Merle Warren, RN, nurse at Mount Sinai Bethe Israel, one of 48 health care professionals to be honored in the inaugural Caribbean American Healthcare Awards. Read more


Mary Walsh, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CEN, Senior Vice President/Cno  Receives  The New York Organization Of Nurse Executive And Leaders (Nyonel) Award

Mary Walsh, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CEN, Senior Vice President, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, was awarded the NYONEL award for the Greater New York, Nassau Suffolk region “in recognition of creative and contemporary leadership in nursing practice.”



Carlos R. Santos, RN, is a staff RN on 9 Silver at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and was awarded the 1199SEIU Nurse of Distinction Novice Award. Read more




ADVANCE for Nurses has announced the Mother/Baby Unit at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, New York, among the winners in the annual Best Nursing Team award for the Northeast region. Read more


Phillips Beth Israel Dean Receives GEM Award

At a gala event held on June 3 to honor regional finalists for’s GEM (Giving Excellence Meaning) Awards, Janet Mackin, RN, EdD, Dean, Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing, received the GEM Award for Education and Mentorship. Read more


 Two Filipino Nurses Do Well by Doing Good

Mount Sinai Beth Israel presented the Beatrice Renfield Circle of Excellence as Preceptor to Joaquin (Jack) Valdez, RN, BC, CRRN, MS, of Beth Israel 3 Karpas and Excellence as a Staff Nurse to Mereli Llarenas, RN, CCRN, MS, of Beth Israel Brooklyn ICU. Read more


Nurses Honored at Boards of Trustees 33rd Annual Awards for Excellence in Nursing Practice

Fifteen nurses were honored for their compassion, leadership, innovation, and excellence in patient care at the 33rd Annual Boards of Trustees Awards for Excellence in Nursing Practice.  Joshua Lasseigne, BSN, RN, CHPN, received the overall departmental excellence award. Read more


Tribute to Nurses Team Award 

The New York Times honors The Mount Sinai Hospital’s Women’s and Children’s Services with its “Tribute to Nurses” 2013 team award for their tireless efforts in providing care to pediatric and obstetrical patients during Hurricane Sandy in 2012. Read More


Mount Sinai Cardiac Care Unit Earns Beacon Award for Excellence

The Cardiac Care Unit of Mount Sinai Heart in The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, was honored by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses with a 2014 Beacon Award for Excellence. Read More


Nurses Honored with Awards of Excellence

Before a celebratory audience of colleagues, family, and friends, 19 Mount Sinai nurses were recognized as standard-bearers of compassion, innovation, and education at The Mount Sinai Boards of Trustees 32nd Annual Awards for Excellence in Nursing Practice. Read more


NYPD Honor Legion Presents Three Awards to Mount Sinai

The NYPD Honor Legion awarded a certificate of merit to Joshua B. Bederson, MD, Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery; Michael McCarry, RN, Senior Vice President of Perioperative Services and Vice President, Operations, at Mount Sinai; and Lisa Wagner, BSN, NP, MA for performing life-saving surgery on Officer Eder Loor. Read more


Sylvie Jacobs, BSN, RN, CPAN Receives New York Times Honors

Sylvie Jacobs, BSN, RN, CPAN, a post-anesthesia care unit (PACU) nurse at The Mount Sinai Hospital, received the prestigious New York Times Tribute to Nurses Award for her leadership and commitment to excellence in clinical care. Read more