Meet Margie Altamirano

Meet Margie Altamirano

Tuesday Oct. 08, 2019
Meet Margie Altamirano

Margie Altamirano is passionate about driving patient safety outcomes as regional risk manager at Broward Health Imperial Point. "Don't be afraid to take on tasks outside your job description," she said. "The experience is worth a million!" Meet Margie: 

What is your name and title?
Margie Altamirano, Regional Risk Manager

What is your nationality? 
Nicaraguan 

How long have you worked at CDTC?
Three years

What motivates you to come to work each day?
Playing a role in essential action plans that drive patient safety outcomes! 

Please share your favorite Broward Health moment so far:
When we conduct countywide drills system-wide. Seeing the system work together for one purpose inspires me!

What advice would you give to a new employee just starting their career in healthcare?
Don’t be afraid to take on tasks outside your job description, the experience you gain is worth a million! 

How do you like to relax?
Yoga and Pilates

What are you most proud of personally or professionally?
Knowing my parents' sacrifices of coming to this country are reflected in the person I am today.

What is on your music playlist?
90’s hits

Broward Health, providing service for more than 80 years, is a nationally recognized system in South Florida that offers world-class healthcare to all. The Broward Health system includes the statutory teaching hospital Broward Health Medical Center, Broward Health North, Broward Health Imperial Point, Broward Health Coral Springs, Salah Foundation Children’s Hospital, Broward Health Weston, Broward Health Community Health Services, Broward Health Physician Group, Broward Health Urgent Care, Broward Health International, and Broward Health Foundation. For more information, visit BrowardHealth.org.