Bio – Marsha Sinanan-Vasishta, MSN, MBA, RN NEA-BC, CPXP

An accomplished nursing leader, Ms. Sinanan-Vasishta is highly skilled at collaborating with physicians, medical staff, and clinical leaders within diverse settings. In her current role as Chief Nursing Officer at Mount Sinai Morningside, she is responsible for operations, fiscal management, and delivery of safe, timely, efficient, and equitable patient-centered care.  In her previous role as Deputy Chief Nursing Officer at Mount Sinai Morningside, Ms. Sinanan-Vasishta provided full clinical, operational, and strategic oversight to the Department of Nursing and was accountable for high-level clinical performance across multiple clinical specialties.


Prior to working at Mount Sinai, Ms. Sinanan-Vasishta was the Director of Nursing at NewYork-Presbyterian/Allen Hospital. There she oversaw the Emergency Department, Behavioral Health, the Dan and Jane Och Spine Hospital, and the Geriatric/Hospitalist Unit.


Ms. Sinanan-Vasishta holds a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in health care management as well as a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Phoenix. She is board certified as a Nurse Executive, a Certified Patient Experience Professional since 2016, a member of the Transcultural Nursing Society and the International Honor Society for Nursing.


Throughout her career, Ms. Sinanan-Vasishta has encouraged, supported, and guided staff toward excellent nursing practice and patient care through Magnet principles, continuous learning, and creative thinking. Please join us in congratulating her on this new role.