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Leonarda C.

Leonarda C.
Registered Nurse

Each and every day, my mission is to aid in healing, maximizing health potential and providing comfort to my patients and their families by treating them all as if they were my own family. Read More >>

One of the nation’s largest health care systems, North Shore-LIJ delivers world-class clinical care throughout the New York metropolitan area, pioneering research at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and a visionary approach to medical education highlighted by the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. North Shore-LIJ cares for people at every stage of life at 16 hospitals and nearly 400 outpatient physician practices throughout the region. North Shore-LIJ’s owned hospitals and long-term care facilities house more than 6,000 beds, employ more than 10,000 nurses and have affiliations with more than 9,400 physicians. With a workforce of more than 47,000, North Shore-LIJ is the largest employer on Long Island and the third-largest private employer in New York City. For more information, go to www.northshorelij.com.

The proud recipient of the National Quality Forum’s 2010 National Quality Healthcare Award—an honor presented annually to an organization for delivering outstanding quality-driven healthcare—North Shore-LIJ is truly transforming care for the communities we serve.