Melissa Macogay became interim co-chief nursing officer for Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in December 2017.
A nurse for more than 19 years, Macogay started as a nurse in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. She joined Johns Hopkins All Children’s in 2008 and since 2010 has served as the director of the PICU with the surgical neurosciences unit added to her responsibility in 2012. She was elevated to senior director of nursing for the Institute for Brain Protection Sciences, the pediatric intensive care unit and dialysis in 2016.
Macogay holds an M.B.A. from Baker College, a B.S.N., is certified in critical care and also is a board-certified nurse executive, (NE-BC) from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
She is a member of the Association of Critical Care Nurses, American Organization of Nurse Executives and the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses.