Meet Our Administration
Richard J. Murphy
President and CEO
As President and CEO, Mr. Murphy oversees all hospital operations. Mr. Murphy came to South Nassau from Richmond University Medical Center (RUMC) on Staten Island, where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer. His accomplishments include the execution of a successful financial post divestiture from St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center of New York, which improved facility operating performance; and development of a strategic planning process to enhance physician partnerships, increase market share and expand capital reinvestment. His past experience also includes his leadership in Long Island's Catholic Health System, as the Executive Vice President of CHS's Suffolk Region hospitals, which included his serving as the Chief Executive Officer of Good Samaritan, St. Charles and St. Catherine of Siena hospitals.
Joanne Newcombe, RN
Vice President for Community Health Development
Ms. Newcombe is responsible for developing and leading the clinical and administrative operations of programs related to community health, including family medicine, behavioral health, home health care, community education, transitional care, and the SIBSPlace program.