Masha Bozhko

Masha Bozhko

Nurse Manager, Department of Cardiac Surgery RAMBAM Health Care Campus

Personal Details

Date and place of birth: February 9, 1973, Kharkov, Ukraine

Marital status: Married + 2

Education
2013 – present MA in Health System Management
2006 “Management of the Nursing Staff”, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
2006 “Management of the Nursing Staff“, B’nei Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
2005-2004 University of New England, Israel Branch, BSN
2001-2009 “Intensive and Critical Care“, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
2000-1992
  • “Nursing preceptors“, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
  • ACLS, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
  • “ECG & ECG Interpretation“, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
1994 Course Fulfillment for Registered Nurses. Naharia Medical Center, Naharia, Israel.
1988-1991 Nurse Practitioner, Kharkov, Ukraine,.

 

Employment History:

May 2006 – present Nurse Manager, Department of Cardiac Surgery

Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel

May 2006 – present Nurse Manager, Anxiety in Victims of Mass Casualty Events
2006 – 1997 Clinical Nurse & Nursing Education Specialist (CNS, NES), Cardiology Department

Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel

1997 – 1995 RN, Cardiology Ward

Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel

1992 – 1993 Licensed practical nurse (LPN), Orthopedic Ward

Herzelia Medical Center, Haifa, Israel

 

Research:

  • The Involvement of the Patient and Family in the Decision Making Process
  • Prognostic Impact of Body Adiposity Index (BAI) vs. Body Mass Index (BMI) in Patients Undergoing CABG: Prospective Observational Study
  • Outcome of cardiac surgical intervention for complicated acute myocardial infarction
  • Malnutrition in cardiac surgery- a food for thought
  • Detection of factors encourage and inhibit cardiac response to drug treatment after hospitalization
  • MUST – Locating inpatient acute malnutrition in only three parameters

Project:

The Care of patients before and after heart catheterization

The Care of patients before and after PPM implantation

Editor of the Rambam Bi-yearly Intensive Care Newsletter

Teaching Experience:

Intensive and Critical Care –  Cardiology Nursing

ECG & ECG Interpretation

Orientation for Nurse Immigrants

Professional Organization Memberships:

Member of the Organizational Quality Care Committee

Member of the Emergency Situation Planning Committee

Member of the Case Management Committee

Member of the Committee of Development Nursing Clinical Scale

Languages:  Russian, Hebrew, English