Names Porter Rood
ME - Timothy A. Churchill, President and CEO
of Western Maine Health announced recently that Patty Porter Rood was recently
named the new Volunteer Coordinator at
Stephens Memorial Hospital.
has a BS in Microbiology and Public Health from
Washington State University. She did her
internship in Medical Technology at Deaconess Hospital,
Spokane, Washington, before working as Medical
Technologist in Washington State and Idaho. She is
a member of American Society of Clinical
Pathology. Patty also did research and teaching at
Washington State University School of Veterinary
Medicine. After coming to Maine, and for the
past 18 years, she has worked with husband in law
practice as office manager/legal secretary.
Porter Rood, New Volunteer
Coordinator for Stephens Memorial
appointment to this new position, Patty shares,
"Volunteerism is an integral component of services
provided by hospitals and related healthcare
organizations. I am looking forward to being a
part of that and exploring new and different volunteer
opportunities. One such opportunity, in
particular, is that of a Junior Volunteer
is familiar with the area after coming to the
Norway from Idaho 21 years ago. Patty has lived
in Waterford for 18 years and has one son, Joe, who will
be a Senior at Oxford Hills
Comprehensive High School.
Memorial Hospital is an affiliate of Western Maine
Health, which is part of the Maine Health® family.
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