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Joseph Moscola wearing a striped suit and a black and blue tie
Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer
Northwell Health

Joseph Moscola, PA, is responsible for Northwell Health’s human resources. He has oversight of initiatives to develop the health system’s workforce and enhance its productivity, drive change and accountability, and strengthen employee engagement.

Mr. Moscola has held a series of positions throughout the health system, most recently as senior vice president and executive director of ambulatory operations. In that role, he led operations for the $1.1 billion business, which included Ambulatory Services, working with the clinical and administrative service line leadership, Northwell Health Physician Partners leadership and the Northwell Ventures.

During his tenure, Mr. Moscola helped Northwell Health Physician Partners achieve a silver level of distinction from the Regional Baldrige Performance Excellence Committee. He has also been responsible for leading efforts to successfully integrate several clinical joint ventures, expanding Northwell’s ambulatory footprint.

Previously, Mr. Moscola served as director of health system operations, where he helped plan and implement strategic programs across the organization. He began his career as a physician assistant in cardiothoracic surgery. He later transitioned to an administrative career, serving as administrative director for neuroscience at Southside Hospital, and then senior administrative director of neurology and neurosurgery at North Shore University Hospital and LIJ Medical Center.

Mr. Moscola received a bachelor’s degree from St. John’s University, an MBA from Adelphi University and a physician assistant certificate from Catholic Medical Centers–Bayley Seton Campus.