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Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer
Northwell Health

Joseph Moscola, PA, MBA, is senior vice president and chief people officer for Northwell Health — New York’s largest health care provider and private employer with more than 68,000 employees.

Mr. Moscola has held a number of positions throughout Northwell. He previously served as senior vice president and executive director of Ambulatory Operations. In this role, he oversaw the $1.1 billion ambulatory operation, working with clinical and administrative service line leadership, Northwell Health Physician Partners and clinical joint ventures. During his tenure, Mr. Moscola helped Northwell Health Physician Partners achieve “silver level of distinction” from the Regional Baldrige Performance Excellence Committee. He has also led initiatives to successfully integrate several clinical joint ventures into the health system while expanding its ambulatory footprint.

Mr. Moscola 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, then senior administrative director of neurology and neurosurgery at North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Previously, Mr. Moscola served as director of health systems operations, where he helped plan and implement strategic programs across the organization.

Holding a bachelor’s degree from St. John’s University, Mr. Moscola earned an MBA from Adelphi University and a physician assistant certificate from Catholic Medical Centers-Bayley Seton Campus. He also graduated as a Fellow of the Health Management Academy.

Aside from his executive role at Northwell, Mr. Moscola is an adjunct professor at St. Joseph’s College (NY), teaching health care management. He serves on the Board of Directors for Farmingdale State College and Nassau Community College, and he is a trustee of the 1199 Pension Fund serving employees for the New York Region.

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