Mid Coastâ€“Parkview Health Board of Directors and MaineHealth to Convene Committee to Determine Successor
Mar 3, 2022
President, Mid Coastâ€“Parkview Health
On March 2, 2022, Mid Coastâ€“Parkview Health announced that President Lois Skillings, RN, MS, FACHE, will retire in early 2023. The announcement was made in a joint statement written by Lennie Burke, Chair of the Mid Coastâ€“Parkview Health Board of Directors, and Kelly Elkins, Chief Operating Officer of MaineHealth.
Skillings has worked for Mid Coastâ€“Parkview Health in numerous nursing and leadership capacities since 1979, serving as president for the past 11 years. After earning her degree at Northeastern University College of Nursing, she began her career at Brunswick Regional Hospital as a medical-surgical nurse, then as an emergency nurse. She later earned her masterâ€™s degree in Nursing Administration from the University of Southern Maine. Prior to being named President and CEO of Mid Coast Health Services in 2011, she worked as Vice President of Nursing and Patient Services from 1995-2010, then Executive Vice President from 2010-2011.
“Loisâ€™s commitment to the health of this communityâ€”her communityâ€”has been nothing short of admirable,â€