GREATER HUDSON VALLEY HEALTH SYSTEM ANNOUNCES MEDICAL GROUP CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER – 12/9/2015
December 9, 2015 – Middletown, NY – Izabela Nowosielski, MD, FHM has been appointed as Chief Medical Officer for the Garnet Health Doctors. Dr. Nowosielski is also Medical Director for the Garnet Health Doctors’s Hospitalist Program and has served as Director of Quality and Clinical Effectiveness for the Medical Group. The transition of Garnet Health Medical Center’s hospitalist services to the Garnet Health Doctors in September was a huge success and we have already seen several positive trends including a decrease in length of stay and hospital readmissions under Dr. Nowosielski’s leadership. As Director of Quality and Clinical Effectiveness, Dr. Nowosielski has been a physician advocate and has implemented several key initiatives focused on communication, culture and operational improvements in support of the physician practice.
Dr. Nowosielski received her degree in Medicine from SUNY Downstate, Brooklyn, NY and completed her Internal Medicine Residency at Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT. Prior to joining the Garnet Health Doctors, Dr. Nowosielski was Chief of Hospital Medicine at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, a 320-bed acute care teaching hospital located in Englewood, NJ, associated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
In her new role as Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Nowosielski oversees the clinical affairs of Garnet Health Doctors and all Medical Group clinical leadership positions report to her. She will continue to facilitate the development of strategies related to vision, culture and performance expectations as well as professional development. She will work closely with the administrative team to ensure that strategies are aligned.
Orange Regional Medical Group (ORMG) and Garnet Health Doctors are part of the Garnet Health, comprised of Garnet Health Medical Center and Garnet Health Medical Center – Catskills. ORMG and Garnet Health Doctors are primary care and multi-specialty, hospital-supported group medical practices with Board-certified Doctors, Board-certified Nurse Practitioners and Board-certified Advanced Practice Professionals. For more information, please visit www.orangeregionalmedicalgroup.org and www.catskillregionalmedicalgroup.org.