Kate Lee Salerno, RN, BSN is the Nurse Navigator for the Center for Medical & Surgical Weight Loss and Center for Digestive Diseases at Middlesex Health.
Kate earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the Chamberlain College of Nursing, where she is currently pursuing her Master of Science Degree. Kate has been a Registered Nurse at Middlesex since 1988, working in the operating room. She is also an experienced preceptor and staff scheduler. Since 2009, Kate has worked as the Bariatrics and Robotics Coordinator, collaborating with physicians, administrators, and other staff to ensure seamless care for patients.
Kate is also a certified Reiki master, and when requested, she provides Reiki for patients just before surgery. Her time as a nurse has helped her build an understanding of what patients experience during their weight loss journey and better enables her to guide and assist them during the process.