Welcome New Patient Access Leaders

We are pleased to welcome three new leaders to the Ensemble Patient Access team at HackensackUMC Mountainside in New Jersey:  

• Lesly Vece, Director, Patient Access
• Renee Howson, Manager, Patient Access
• Maria Martinez, Manager, Patient Access  

Lesly previously served as Director of Patient Access at Saint Clare’s Health System, where she oversaw all functions of Patient Access at four Saint Clare’s hospitals. In this role, she had oversight of 68 team members and over 55 services at the hospital.  

Renee joins the team from Good Samaritan Hospital, where she previously held a similar role as Patient Access Manager. In this role, she was responsible for overseeing the daily operation of the Patient Access department with a staff of 30 registrars and two supervisors.  

Maria joins us from Saint Clare’s Health System, where she was the Manager of Central Scheduling and Financial Counseling. She brings a strong background in customer relations and her dedication to serving patients, team members and clients will be a great addition to the team.