Who We Are


To be nationally recognized for excellence in the delivery of care, by empowering nurses to be the center of innovation and change that promotes patient and staff wellness.



The mission of the nursing department is to provide high-quality, culturally sensitive, patient-centered nursing care in a dynamic rehabilitative and medical environment.


Nursing Leadership

Michelle Sterling DNP, RN, ACNS-BC – Chief Nursing Officer

Patricia Soltero Sanchez DNP, RN, CPHQ – Clinical Nursing Director

Joseph Tadeo DNP, RN, APHN-BC – Nursing Director Administration

Priscila Alfonso DNP, RN – Nursing Director Administration

Myla Maranan DNP, RN, CNML – Assistant Nursing Director Administration – Acute Care Services

Deepa Kannampuzha MSN, RN, CRRN, CNML, NE-BC – Assistant Nursing Director Administration – Rehabilitation Services

Leilani Hermosura DNP, RN, NE-BC, FNP-BC – Assistant Nursing Director Administration – Ambulatory Care Services

Ivan Amameda MSN, RN, CIC – Assistant Nursing Director Administration – Infection Control

Angelica S. Lopez DNP, RN, AGCNS-BC, CRRN, CCRN, CNRN – Magnet Program Director


Annual Nursing Report – To be published at a later date



Nursing Values

Respect: valuing the sincere worth of the patients, families, and colleagues

Integrity: the conscious application of ethical principles at all times

Altruism: the inherent desire to help others through caring, compassion, and empathy while striving to protect the patient’s health and well-being

Advocacy: the philosophy of nursing to support and protect the patient’s health and well-being

Autonomy: the application of nursing knowledge to facilitate independent decision-making to improve patient outcomes

Excellence: the pursuit and achievement of performance above accepted standards; readily recognized and acknowledged by others