Dr. Goldstein's Great Catch Corner - August 2019

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Richard Goldstein, MD, vice president, chief medical officer, NEMG


This month, Richard Goldstein, MD, vice president, chief medical officer, NEMG recognizes staff nominated for the Great Catch Award from June – July 2019:

  • Ildiko Feinberg, LPN
  • Amanda Kirvan, patient coordinator
  • Deborah Swift, MA
  • Michelle Maldonado, MA
  • Maggie Shalagan, PHC
  • Ada Fasanella, MA
  • Victor Protsko, MA
  • Dzemila Ahmetovic, MA    
  • Harold Brokelschen, MA
  • Adamina Roman, RN
  • Emily Keane-Layman, nurse educator

“I would like to thank each nominee for their exceptional attention to detail and commitment to high-reliability practices,” said Dr. Goldstein. “It is your dedication to a culture of safety and situational awareness that allows NEMG to provide exceptional patient care to the communities we serve. It is a privilege for me to be able to acknowledge and recognize members of the NEMG team that truly exemplify outstanding behaviors and have such a positive impact on the patients we care for.”

The Great Catch Award is presented to someone who prevents a specific incident of patient harm or is responsible for a system change that lowers the risk for patient harm. Great Catches can be clinical or non-clinical.