NYU Langone Medical Center Appoints New Vice President of Children’s Services

Michele Lloyd Joins Children’s Services in Newly Created Position

June 19, 2012 - 10:00am

NYU Langone Medical Center announced today that Michele Lloyd has been appointed the new vice president for children’s services at the medical center. In this newly created position she will be responsible for helping to ensure the seamless integration of all pediatric and pediatric sub-specialty services for children and their families as lead administrator for children’s services.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Michele Lloyd to our children’s services team at NYU Langone. She is a seasoned healthcare executive with a wide range of experience across pediatric patient care areas,” said Catherine S. Manno, MD, the Pat and John Rosenwald Professor and chair of the Department of Pediatrics. “As we continue to expand and grow our Hassenfeld Pediatric Center, we’re confident Michele will provide strong leadership and help drive innovation to advance our already world-renowned care to pediatric patients.”

In her new role, beginning June 18, 2012, Ms. Lloyd will have direct oversight of inpatient pediatrics, including the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU), neonatology and transport services, cardiovascular pediatric surgery, pediatric neurosurgery, pediatric orthopaedics, pediatric oncology and the Laurence D. and Lori Weider Fink Children’s Ambulatory Care Center.

Previously, Lloyd was senior vice president at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for the past 15 years and was on its staff for more than 30 years. Over her tenure, Ms. Lloyd provided leadership on a diverse portfolio of patient care services and administrative operations, including electronic medical records and clinical documentation, quality metrics, a range of clinical programs and services, patient support programs, facilities planning, regulatory affairs and business strategy. She also brings experience in direct patient care, having served as a staff nurse and nurse manager in the oncology and bone marrow transplant unit and director of critical care nursing.

Ms. Lloyd holds a Bachelor of Science in nursing and pursued graduate studies in nursing and business at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.

About Children’s Health Services
From neonatal to pediatric and adolescent care, to routine well-baby visits to intricate cardiac surgery on newborns, NYU Langone’s Hassenfeld Pediatric Center offers children access to a multidisciplinary team of talented and dedicated neonatal specialists, pediatricians and pediatric surgeons. General pediatrics, neonatal intensive care, pediatric orthopedics, pediatric congenital cardiac surgery, childhood cancers and child and adolescent psychiatry are just a few of the areas where NYU Langone excels when it comes to the healthcare needs of children. For more information, go to children’s health services at NYU Langone.

About NYU Langone Medical Center
NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class, patient-centered, integrated, academic medical center, is one on the nation’s premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; the Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, the world’s first university-affiliated facility devoted entirely to rehabilitation medicine; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Pediatric Center, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children’s health services across the Medical Center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center’s tri-fold mission to serve, teach and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.

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