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“ICU and Med Surg Unit – everyone went above and beyond to keep me comfortable. They including the Respiratory aides were all good to me. Everyone took great care of me. Dietary staff was very pleasant. All the nurses were great and tended to my every need with a pleasant attitude. The doctors were great and was very informative and made me smile! Everyone at the Meadowlands Hospital was very nice to my family.”
— Susan S., Meadowlands Hospital HCAHPS/3West Patient, June 2017
“My nurses were amazing and the candlelight dinner was great! (MHMC staff) made sure my visitors were comfortable. Doctors always kept me informed of my son’s health. On discharge, nurses made sure I knew what I needed to take care of myself at home. I really loved my stay at this hospital.”
— Shanice R., Meadowlands Hospital HCAHPS/Postpartum Patient, April 2017
“All staff at the Meadowlands Hospital were concerned and helpful.”
— Mary C., Meadowlands Hospital Emergency Room Patient, July 2017
Chief Nursing Officer
Dona E. Ortiz, RN, MSN is Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center’s (MHMC) Acting Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) and one of the employees who worked at this hospital since it was opened in the 1970s. Dona received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Magna Cum Laude) from Ramapo College of New Jersey and a Master of Science in Nursing (Leadership and Management) from Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, UT. Prior to becoming the Acting CNO, Dona held a number of high ranking nursing management positions such as Director of Nursing, Associate Director of Perioperative Services, Manager of Nursing Operations, Nursing Supervisor, etc.
Mrs. Ortiz is a true professional in the field of nursing and brings tons of experience and knowledge to the success of our hospital. She is a compassionate, high-performing, conscientious and empathetic individual who easily establishes rapport with patients, families and medical professionals.
Dona is licensed as a registered nurse in both New Jersey and New York and holds BLS, ACLS and Telemetry certifications. She is a proud affiliated member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nurses.