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Memorial Health CEO Maggie Gill Is Recognized By Prominent National Healthcare Publication–
The Becker’s Hospital Review has recognized Memorial Health’s CEO and President—Maggie Gill as “135 Non-Profit Hospital and Health System CEOs to Know”. The list is published, on an annual basis. The most current list was published on November 9th of 2016. The prominent list contains leadership of some of the nation’s most successful and largest not-for-profit healthcare institutions. Gill, in addition, was on Becker’s list for 2016 of “130 Women Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know”. The latter list was published on November 22nd.
Maggie came on board at Memorial in 2004. She initially was the healthcare provider’s Vice President of Finance and Managed Care. She, next, was promoted to the health institution’s COO in 2005. Maggie, during her tenure as COO, was instrumental in developing innovative Centers of Excellence, led by the healthcare provider’s physicians. She expanded clinical services; and provided leadership with regard to the building of modern facilities.
Maggie, further expanded upon the capabilities of the healthcare provider: In 2006 she became the interim CFO of the organization. In Ms. Gill’s role as interim CFO, she increased her level of responsibility, accordingly.
She was able to initiate a financial turnaround, for the healthcare organization, in the way of substantial cost-savings. The savings amounted to an impressive sum of $30 million, per annum. Maggie was named Memorial’s President and CEO in 2011.
Ms. Gill is a member of the American Hospital Association Governing Council. She was appointed to the Georgia Rural Health Stabilization Committee in 2014. She serves on the State Medicaid Subcommittee on Medicaid Expansion; the Board of Trustees of Mercer University; the Board of Governors for the Mercer University School of Medicine in Savannah, Georgia. Ms. Gill also serves on the Georgia Hospital Association Board of Trustees.
It is apparent to see, that Maggie, is willing to “step up to the plate,” and serve in many capacities, with healthcare quality for the Savannah, Georgia as her focus. This is a CEO with “smarts and heart.” She makes it her challenge to assure that quality healthcare is provided at an affordable price for the community she serves; and assures the quality of that care remains second-to-none. It is easy enough to see why Maggie, makes the type of prominent lists as mentioned above. Her continual dedication to quality healthcare service is exceptional.