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MJHS Health System Announces Elderplan/HomeFirst Succession Plan and New Leadership Position

As MJHS Health System considered the succession plan for Elderplan/HomeFirst, it quickly became clear that our current needs would be best served by choosing two strong leaders who would work together to oversee operations.

Nadine Ferguson Tapped to Become MJHS Chief Human Resources Officer, Effective January 1, 2022

MJHS Health System announced today that it has selected Nadine Ferguson to assume the role of Chief Human Resources Officer starting January 1, 2022.

Three MJHS Health System Leaders Promoted to Senior Vice President

MJHS Health System is pleased to announce that effective immediately, Susan Lage, Laurie Chichester and Joyce Palmieri are all promoted to Senior Vice President. Each brings extensive experience in the delivery of quality care, continuous improvement, as well as customer service.

Board of Directors selects David Wagner to succeed Alexander S. Balko as President and CEO effective January 1, 2022

Wagner has been with MJHS since 1999 and brings extensive experience on both the provider and payor sides of the system. His promotion will follow the planned retirement of Alexander S. Balko at the end of this year.

MJHS Health System Announces Election of Six New Directors

New Board Members Are Leaders in Health, Finance and Human Resources.

Wedding held at Isabella Center

Nursing home resident watches daughter’s wedding from window

We proudly celebrate Isabella and Menorah Centers for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care

Isabella and Menorah Centers for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care named top nursing homes in New York State. There are currently 627 nursing homes in New York. Newsweek rankings…

David Wagner Named COO of MJHS Health System

David Wagner Named COO of MJHS Health System Senior Executive to Assume Newly Created Role Effective September 15, 2020 NEW YORK—MJHS Health System today announced that effective immediately, David Wagner [...]

A Message About Racial Justice

A Message About Racial Justice During these uncertain and challenging times, I would like to share that I’m appalled by the acts of injustice that we have recently witnessed as [...]

Support the COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund

MJHS has spent more than $1 million on securing personal protective equipment (PPE) for our staff, providing all non-essential employees with the technology to work remotely, as well as ensuring our most vulnerable and alone patients have what they need to stay as healthy and independent as possible.