Mid Coast–Parkview Health Announces Retirement of President Lois Skillings – Mid Coast Hospital

Mid Coast–Parkview Health Board of Directors and MaineHealth to Convene Committee to Determine Successor

Mar 3, 2022

Lois Skillings
Lois Skillings, RN, MS, FACHE,

President, Mid Coast–Parkview Health

On March 2, 2022, Mid Coast–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 Coast–Parkview Health Board of Directors, and Kelly Elkins, Chief Operating Officer of MaineHealth.

Skillings has worked for Mid Coast–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 master’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.

“Lois’s commitment to the health of this community—her community—has been nothing short of admirable,â€