Middletown, NY- Orange Regional Medical Center is pleased to announce three new additions to its management team.
Mary Bedard Gray has accepted the position of Administrator of Behavioral Health Services for Orange Regional Medical Center.
Ms. Gray is a graduate of Misericordia Hospital School of Nursing and received her BS in psychology from Mercy College. She earned a master’s degree of nursing from the City University of New York, Lehman College and a post-master’s certificate in psychiatric and mental health nursing from Adelphi University. Ms. Gray is a member of the International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses and sits on the Board of Advisors of the Behavioral and Organizational Consulting Associates, Inc.
Ms. Gray joins Orange Regional with over 25 years of experience in the field of behavioral health, most recently serving as the Administrator of the Department of Psychiatry at Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center.
Maria Russo, R. Ph. has accepted the position of Manager of Pharmacy Services, Horton Campus. Ms. Russo will be responsible for the day to day operations of the pharmacy department at the Horton Campus and will serve as the pharmacy performance improvement leader for both the Arden Hill and Horton campuses.
Ms. Russo is a graduate of Fairfield University and St. John’s University, holding two bachelor’s degrees in chemistry and pharmacy. She received her masters in public health administration from Long Island University and is a member of the American Society of Health System Pharmacists.
Previously, Ms. Russo was interim pharmacy director at Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern. While at Good Samaritan she also held positions of staff pharmacist, quality assurance pharmacist, assistant director of pharmacy and clinical director of pharmacy.
John Ugbogbo has accepted the position of Manager of Pharmacy Services, Arden Hill Campus and is responsible for the day to day operations of the pharmacy on the Arden Hill Campus.
Mr. Ugbogbo earned a bachelor of pharmacy degree from the University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria and has a master’s degree in clinical pharmacy from St. John’s University in New York.
Most recently, Mr. Ugbogbo held the position of Manager of the I.V. Admixture Program at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center.