Mountainside Medical Center is excited to honor Ken Ocasio, director of ambulatory services, as an exceptional leader.
Ken joined Mountainside in 2019 and has become the type of leader that is solution focused and keeps his eye on the prize to achieve out comes that not only benefit patients but team members alike. Ken remains connected to his purpose and is frequently seen transporting and rounding on surgical patients, ensuring their comfort and care. Ken has been described as “a leader that just makes it happen.” He continuously communicates with his team, implementing action plans to address concerns or provide additional support when needed.
“Ken truly exemplifies servant leadership,” said Valarie McPherson, chief nursing officer at Mountainside Medical Center. “Not only does he lead with compassion, Ken ensures that his team has the skills, tools and resources they need to grow and to care for our patients.”
Thank you for your endless dedication, your many contributions and leadership. Congratulations!