Get to know the team behind Ognomy on a personal level
Michele LeVine, Nurse Practitioner
Michele is a nurse practitioner who joined Ognomy in August 2020. She is excited to have this opportunity to connect with patients in the comfort and privacy of their homes. She loves her job and finds immense satisfaction in helping patients get better sleep and in turn better lives. Michele enjoys hiking with her dog on the weekends and listening to music. She lives in Buffalo and loves her sports teams.
What did you do before you joined Ognomy?
I worked in an office treating patients with sleep apnea. I also did some primary care in a hospital setting.
What is your role at Ognomy?
I evaluate, diagnose and treat patients with sleep apnea.
Why did you join Ognomy?
I have so much respect for Dr. Rifkin and also believe this is an important way to connect and help people during this pandemic.
What’s the best thing about your job?
Seeing people’s lives change when they are getting better sleep.
What has surprised you the most about working in telehealth?
How easy it is to connect with patients.
What’s your one prediction for the future of telehealth?
I think it is the way of the future especially with our technology.
What do you like to do when you’re not at the office?
I like to stay active hiking, kayaking, biking and going to see live music.
Dogs or cats?
Definitely dogs, but I love all animals..
Facebook or Instagram?
Coke or Pepsi
Neither. I love water. If I had to chose, I would say Pepsi.
iOS or Android?
iOS or Android? I have only ever owned and operated an IOS.