appointed becomes Fellow
Western Maine Health President and CEO, Timothy
Churchill announced recently that Stephens Memorial Hospital employee Diana
McLaughlin was recently named a Fellow in the Healthcare
Foundation Management Association (HFMA). Although there are 31,000 members in HFMA, this
appointment makes her one of less
than 1,700 Fellows.
McLaughlin has been a member of the
Western Maine Health family since 1993, working as the
Controller in Accounting, focusing on finance, budgets,
reimbursement, and accounting. She has been a
the HFMA since 1992, serving as the
Maine chapter president in 2001-2002, and receiving the Member
of the Year award for the Maine Chapter in
2002. In 2006, she was appointed a regional executive. Nationally, McLaughlin served
on the National PFS Forum Advisory
Council thru 2006.
is a membership organization comprised of members of
healthcare financial executives and leaders, with a
focus on meeting the challenges
a healthcare environment. Candidates for Fellowship must
meet stringent requirements in areas of academic achievement, professional
experience and dedication to servicing the healthcare finance industry
through volunteer work as well. They also must demonstrate their commitment to
ongoing professional development in order to
maintain the designation.
McLaughlin also volunteers for
Kiwanis. She lives in South Paris with her husband
and 2 sons.
Stephens Memorial Hospital is
an affiliate of Western Maine Health, which is part of
the Maine Health® family. Visit Western Maine
Health on the Internet at www.wmhcc.org.