Sally Nunez is the CEO and President of RN Express, a provider of nurses and caregivers to various hospitals and patients both in the US and in the Philippines. The company has grown to be one of the top nursing recruiting agencies in New York City. RN Express also operates BackApp, a mobile app that connects patients and hospitals with nurses and caregivers. Launched in select NYC facilities in 2017, and in Manila in 2018, BackApp allows nurses to work part-time to further optimize their schedule and pay.
Ms Nunez is an alumna of the Universidad de Sta. Isabel, graduating Cum Laude (B.S. Nursing). As a registered nurse, she worked in various long-term facilities in NYC, holding clinical as well as management roles. She started as a charge nurse at Jewish Home and Hospital and worked part-time at Amsterdam Nursing Home. After six years, she became head nurse at Jewish Home. After 24 years of service, she retired as Director of Admission and Case Management at Amsterdam. An active member of the New York Filipino community, Sally is also a member of the Philippine Nurses Association of America, and a pillar of the PNA in the Philippines.