PORTLAND, Maine — April 3, 2015 – MaineHealth, the state’s largest family of leading high-quality healthcare providers, has named Al Swallow executive vice president and treasurer. Swallow has served as senior vice president of finance for MaineHealth since March 2014. He succeeds Frank McGinty, who has retired from his role as executive vice president and treasurer at MaineHealth for 15 years.
Swallow has more than 20 years of leadership within the MaineHealth family. He joined Maine Medical Center in 1994 as associate vice president of managed care, and was promoted to both associate vice president of finance and vice president of finance. In those roles he was responsible for general finance, budgeting, payer contracting and reimbursement, registration, billing, and supply chain. He was previously employed by Ernst & Young and Newman, Noyes and Associates (now Baker Newman Noyes), where he served many healthcare clients.
Swallow earned a BS in Accounting from Thomas College and is a Certified Public Accountant. He also has certifications from the Healthcare Financial Management Association.
He serves on the Board of Directors of the Portland Regional Chamber and United Way of Greater Portland, and on the Executive Committee of the Maine Health Management Coalition.
Swallow currently resides in South Portland, Maine.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit family of leading high-quality providers and other healthcare organizations working together so their communities are the healthiest in America. Ranked among the nation's top 100 integrated healthcare delivery networks, MaineHealth member organizations include Maine Medical Center, Franklin Community Health Network, LincolnHealth, Maine Behavioral Healthcare, Memorial Hospital, Pen Bay Healthcare, Southern Maine Health Care, Waldo County Healthcare, Western Maine Health, HomeHealth Visiting Nurses, Maine Physician Hospital Organization, NorDx and Synernet. Affiliates of MaineHealth include MaineGeneral Health, Mid Coast Health Services, New England Rehabilitation Hospital of Portland and St. Mary's Health System. www.mainehealth.org.
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