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Hackensack Meridian Mountainside names chief nursing officer

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Valarie McPherson was named the chief nursing officer for Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center in Glen Ridge. McPherson joins the 130-year-old institution from Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills in Los Angeles where she served as chief nursing executive, responsible for the strategic leadership of all nursing and patient care functions. According to her Aug. 17 hiring announcement, McPherson is credited with ...

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A new playbook

Bob Garrett at the opening of The Retreat at Ramapo in Feburary 2021. - HMH

There’s a pandemic within the COVID-19 outbreak in New Jersey and across the nation, writes Hackensack Meridian Health CEO Robert Garrett:" a record increase in fatal overdoses and a growing number of people struggling with mental illness and addiction. As health care providers, we need to approach this crisis with urgency and commit to expanding access to care, better coordinating care and innovating treatment."

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