Vision and leadership

Hallway at Forest Hills Hospital
A Message from Michael Dowling - North Shore-LIJ Health System

Michael J. Dowling, President and CEO

From our President and CEO, Michael J. Dowling

“The goal of the North Shore-LIJ Health System is a simple one that has been the same since its inception: be better tomorrow than we are today.

As the world of health care evolves, we have a monumental opportunity to lead and manage the transition to a new and better model of care, without compromising the quality of care that we deliver or our financial stability.”

Leadership team

  •  Administrative leaders

    Our administrative leadership team provides the infrastructure that allows us to deliver outstanding care.

  •  Clinical leaders

    Our department chairs maintain excellence in clinical care, research, and education.

  •  Facility & business leaders

    Facility & business leaders work to ensure outstanding patient experiences at our hospitals, nursing homes, and outpatient centers.

Our Mission - North Shore-LIJ Health System

Our mission

We are a national health care leader, committed to excellence, compassion and improving the health of the community.

Read the full mission statement

Administrative Fellowship Program

Administrative Fellowship Program - North Shore-LIJ Health System

Our program trains tomorrow’s healthcare leaders.

Patient and Family Advisory Council - North Shore-LIJ Health System
Patient and Family Advisory Council

Our patients help us to create optimal health care experiences.