Talya Bloom, Executive Director

Talya Bloom, R.N., has been Executive Director of Weinstein Hospice since 2002. Her post graduate training includes certification as a gerontological nurse, as well as qualifying as a nurse midwife in South Africa. Bloom’s 42 years of nursing experience include serving as an oncology nurse at Northside Hospital (1990-1992), directing the Alzheimer’s Care Program and  the Palliative Care Program for Visiting Nurse Health System (1992-2002), and working at Weinstein Adult Day Care Center (1987-1989). Her work in her native South Africa includes two years of experience as a clinical nurse for a large corporation and eight years of experience as a community nurse. Bloom was named Clinical Manager of the Year by Visiting Nurse Association of America in 2002.